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|Wed Nov 1 2006 09:30:55|
By: Ina Steiner
After watching the video news report about the explosion at the PayPal building in San Jose, I'm really thankful that no one was injured. It looks like an explosive device was left outside a door that employees use during their breaks. Imagine if a few people had been outside taking a break, I shudder to think about what might have happened.
This could have been a real tragedy. Employees are human beings, with husbands, wives, children, mothers, fathers, brothers and sisters. Whoever is responsible for this is despicable. Violence is abhorrent, there is never an excuse.
My sympathies go out to everyone who works at PayPal and eBay. Imagine their consternation and concern today. Whatever your thoughts about the companies, they are institutions. It's people that matter, and I believe that most of the community of eBayers are truly sympathetic for what occurred Tuesday night.
by: Chris Tsakalakis
|Wed Nov 1 21:08:53 2006|
Ina, thank you for your sympathies and kind remarks. On behalf of the eBay employees here in San Jose, I just wanted to say I appreciate it.
|Fri Nov 3 14:20:01 2006|
Absolutely right Ina. There is never an excuse for this kind of outrage.
by: Marcus Hilgenga
|Sun Nov 5 12:10:09 2006|
0h no good deed goes unpunished as the Old Man said Paypal has been good to the world , sharing the wealth, feeding the poor, allowing money to be shared, setting up donation buttons even cashing accounts out to charitable donations, now thats nobel. Paypal probably also fed and clothed this madman for months or even years before he shamelessly bombed their HQ.
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