Re: [tomato] Curly top

margaret lauterbach (
Mon, 05 Jul 1999 13:21:55 -0600

At 02:51 PM 7/5/99 -0400, you wrote:
>Hi Margaret,
>>>Byron, you do NOT know everything about everything, with your
>That's only part of the evidence on Capsicum plants. The virus attacks many
>other plants (squash, tomatoes, beans, beets, eggplant, and flowers, for
>instance). You live about 1,500 miles from the area curly top is resident.
>Write about what you know about, but please do not advise beginning
>gardeners to use the toxic substances you use for insecticides. Margaret<<
>Someone once told me that when you send an idiot to school, what you get
>back is a trained idiot.  Unfortunately, beseeching Bromley to shut up
>seems as effective as trying to plug the Mississippi with a bottle cork. He
>actually seems to believe the "citations" that he has somehow collected.
><G>  It would certainly be nice to see the list free of his spamming
>idiocy.  He seems to be a master of "out of context plagiarism."
>About all you can do is correct his babble when it comes forth. :-/
>Chuck Wyatt
Unfortunately he's also on the Chile-Heads list. That had 1200 subscribers,
but Byron has driven several away with his one-issue fixations. Margaret L