Re: [OT] top posting
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On 01/14/08 15:57, Alex Samad wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 14, 2008 at 10:32:53AM -0600, Ron Johnson wrote:
> On 01/14/08 10:21, Ebanutiy Ebanatik Ebanatovich wrote:
>>> Sorry for offtopic but I'm wondering if the cause of avoiding of top
>>> posting is in something technical (e.g. to help forum software to
>>> create weekly digests correctly) or is it a question of etiquette?
> Rationality, because while some cultures read left->right, and
> others read right->left, all read top->bottom. None read bottom->top.
>> [flame on]
>> but we do read chronologically (in date order) and I for one hate having to go
Thanks for making my point, since when does time "move" from bottom
>> 3 pages down to read the answer to the previous email (in a threaded news
>> Although I do admit that if you start in the last email of a thread it easier
>> to read top to bottom
>> [flame off]
Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA USA
"I'm not a vegetarian because I love animals, I'm a vegetarian
because I hate vegetables!"
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