Jumping in with both feet?

From:  D.C. Cox [SMTP:DR.RESONANCE-at-next-wave-dot-net]
Sent:  Saturday, January 31, 1998 2:01 PM
To:  Tesla List
Subject:  Re: Jumping in with both feet?

to: Steve

Bribery --- never!   Diplomacy --- always!   Just don't inhale!


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> From:  SBJohnston-at-aol-dot-com [SMTP:SBJohnston-at-aol-dot-com]
> Sent:  Friday, January 30, 1998 2:35 PM
> To:  tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
> Subject:  Re:   Jumping in with both feet?
> D.C. Cox wrote (re neighbors mit torches & pitchforks):
> >A good idea is to invite them over for a BBQ and show off your
> >coil to their kids.  They will all have fun and usually ignore an
> >occasional glitch in their TV or stereo reception if they think
> >you are taking an active interest in the education of their 
> >children.  
> Good suggestions...  
> Of course, I've probably had a previous impact on their consumer
> when I've cranked up my HF/VHF/UHF transmitters.  And their kids are
> attracked to my 1951 military jeep.  I'm their worst nightmare!
> >Be sure to provide free soda and BBQ -- 
> Bribery?  Never!  Well, maybe this once.
> Steve Johnston