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Re: Note to listowners

From: Steven Dale <sdale@stevendale.com>
Date: Wed, 7 Apr 2004 16:00:05 -0400 (EDT)
Message-ID: <3733.129.174.36.240.1081368005.squirrel@www.stevendale.com>
To: <lists@zstudio.co.uk>
Cc: <foliot@wats.ca>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

I thought so too, but apparently ONLY Mr. Clark has the right to use
sophisticated sense of humor.  For he wasnt amused at mine....

Ian Anderson said:
>
>
>> That's right Joe... treat others with respect.  Your tone and
>> treatment of newer members on this list (and others) is to me often
>> quite intolerable.
> I
>> once wrote you privately asking you to re-consider your tone and
>> demeanor when responding, that the signal to noise ratio of your posts
>> very often concealed their true value.
>
> Mr Clark has a sophisticated sense of humour, a unique style and
> probably injects his posts with a little too much personality. Some say
> obnoxious, I say colourful. But do you have to take *everything* the
> wrong way?
>
> Can we really no longer distinguish between irony and sarcasm without
> the use of smileys?
>
> Sure, he would get his point across better occasionally if reading his
> posts didn't feel like tearing off a bandaid. But that's his choice to
> make.
>
> I for one am glad not to live in a world where everyone talks and acts
> with Stepford-like blandness.
>
> Ian Anderson
> zStudio
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