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Re: top-posting



On 2009-03-07_00:39:18, Terence wrote:
> >> Date: Fri Mar ?6 11:06:29 2009
> >> From: Joe McDonagh
> >> To: debian-user@lists.debian.org
> >
> >>> Hey Steve, I love that just by typing up here above e-mails I can
> >>> make smug users like you go postal. I feel powerful.
> >
> 
> If being the sort of irritating sad little tit you apparently are
> makes you feel powerful, go for it.
> 
> As Wendall said "Top-posting inconveniences almost everyone"  but you
> obviously have nothing else in your life to offer the same sort of
> high.

There is a big world out there beyond the confines of the Debian
lists.  There is a lot of top posting out there. It must be easy for
twits to come to believe that top posting is always, and everywhere,
OK. And that people who object are fair game for intimidation. and
ridicule, but --- here on Debian lists is a special place. Here is a
place for people who are above the common herd. And. no, this is not
sarcasm.


-- 
Paul E Condon           
pecondon@mesanetworks.net


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