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The "response" only partially settles two of the four points of the petition (1 and 4). It does not even acknowledge 2 and 3, which were the most crucial ones in the minds of many. Perhaps one might say this failure of acknowledgement is a way of "settling" these issues, if it indeed indicates that neither an actual apology nor the retraction of the problematic disclaimer are going to happen. So talk of boycott becomes appropriate again.