|In reply to Comment 115 (priest):|
In my view Bernie did the right thing: the facts were already being (hotly) disputed here. He checked his facts and politely pointed out that one side was wrong.
If he was really good mates with the Friedens then he might have replied by private email instead but that's his prerogative.
GPL violations are a serious matter and the sensibilities of those who come to ANN knowing full well that they are going to see flames and trolls get a much lower priority.
By the way, the poster "Harold Shipman GP" should have his IP BANNED. This nick is the name of a mass murderer and pretty sick.