I was hoping it wasn't something major again.
I'm glad it wasn't
However, when this site goes down I tend to visit the land of Oz. In looking around I found that Mr. Forbes has related his perspective on bringing Speed Wings into the Association.
( here: [abt 1/2 way down the page] http://ozreport.com/forum/viewtopic.php ... c&start=30
Oh great... I see mark forbes is now blatantly lying about things I said
I never claimed the entire BOD shared this view, only Tad.
Mark can try and sugar coat what Tad said and claim it was out of context but Mark doesnt know Tad like I do. Tads quote is accurate.
Mark Forbes wrote:
Jack (of the
other forum fame) took that snippet out of context, plastered it all over his home page and
tried to insinuate that this was an attitude shared by a large portion of the BOD.
Tad Hurst wrote:I am very much against any effort that tries to increase the number of hang glider pilots. I would consider the marketing effort a success if in five years there were only 500 HG pilots and 20,000 PG pilots
Out of context my ass. Show me how this could possibley be out of context. This is simply embarrassing, and mark/ushpa wants to spin this and do damage control.