>That being said, I would like to send a sheepish 'oops' out to the
>list. I thought that Chris was being a little harsh about that letter
>from Ms. Boone, but it seems, from the later response, that Chris was
>entirely right -- Boone seems to be overstepping the bounds of a
>professional exchange, and trying to wheedle information without
>providing an explanation of why she needs it.
I disagree, Ms. Boone stated right up front that she was doing a school
research project. I admit she lacks tact, but that is a failing in many
people. I also admit she has not focused her needs very well, again a
failing ao many people. She seems to be asking for some very general
information, hardly trade secrets.
Goddard Space Flight Center/NASA
Code 253, Bldg. 8 Rm N15
Greenbelt, MD 20771
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