Re: Responses to the list (oops)
Joe Smith writes:
> Rember that email was not designed for threading. Threading was what
> newsgroups were invented for.
No. News was invented to reduce traffic. There used to be a rule of thumb
on how large a mailing-list should get before it was replaced by a
> This is supposed to be to reduce spam, but in reality just as much spam
> comes to mailing lists as come to newsgroups.
I see very little spam on the newsgroups I read.