Re: [gnso-osc] GNSO Council Proxy Procedures: Clarification
On 5 Apr 2011, at 09:46, Philip Sheppard wrote: > Personally, I find the idea of declaring an abstention when in fact its an > absence to be odd. > At best it is confusing, at worst deceptive (especially if a voting direction > is > then provided by the absent Councilor) ! I have long felt this, but was in a minority of one objecting to the idea of using abstention for dealing with absence on the WT. i eventually surrendered and accepted it as yet another example of bizarre icanninan logic. a.