Proceedings of the Sisyphian Society
Vol. I, No. 2. Correspondence, Scooby-Doo, and Humor.

Summary: Matt and Kyle respond to correspondence, answer a listener question about Scooby-Doo, and address the place of humor in these meetings.

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Minutes of the Meeting.

For corrections to this issue, see errata of Vol. I, No. 3.

The meeting of the Sisyphian Society was held on Tuesday, 23 June 2020, remotely, the co-chairs pro tempore being in the chairs and the secretary being present.

0:00:51 Meeting (naturally) came to order.

0:01:09 Apologized for poor audio.

0:02:17 Refreshments.

0:05:14 Announced that podcasts will be topic of next meeting rather than of this one.

0:06:00 Errata for Vol. I, No. 1. Introduction.

0:20:49 Minutes of the last meeting were approved. Cited Robert’s Rules of Order Newly Revised (11th edition) [buy on Amazon] (p. 354, l. 23 – p. 355, l. 6).

0:21:36 Announcements

0:23:02 Treasurer’s report: Treasurer reported coffers remain steady. Kyle informed treasurer of not-yet-reported expenditures. Society is actually in poor financial health. Society should set up online donation system posthaste.

0:23:56 General Correspondence.

0:59:58 Discussed impropriety of humor. Cited The Rule of St. Benedict (other formats). Discussed strategy with reference thereto: proselytizing gradual move to sobriety.

1:03:35 Next meeting’s topic will be podcasts. Called for collaboration and peer review, especially regarding the topic of podcasts or any previously published issues. See Correspondence for instructions.

1:05:17 Meeting adjourned.

Respectfully submitted,
Kyle, secretary

“I’m a well-known bad MIDI keyboardist.”