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lachoy (1663)


I am actually Chris Winters; I am actually living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; I am actually married and have three cats. (Guess what one of them is named?) I am the "OpenInteract" guy, which could be good or bad.

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Wednesday February 23, 2005
10:30 AM

Is quoting really that tough?

[ #23330 ]
Not only is enforced top posting atrocious, but what century do we live in where people on mailing lists -- technical mailing lists! -- still do this?

Reply below with FOO>

This is some text that I'm replying to. It's great
and full of wisdom.

FOO> No it's not. Anyone can see that your words are
FOO> completely derivative of earlier postings from
FOO> much more literate people.

I don't even understand how they do it -- don't modern (and even ancient) mail clients make quoting a reply a non-issue?

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