Originally Posted by Groucho
To HAMs who have always gotten contacts "on-air", IRLP is "cheating".
It's totally cheating. Might as well give out spelling awards for Word users or multiplication awards to calculator users. I like IRLP, but it's not DX by any stretch.
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