(Just Noise - Attempted Humor) Re: Anal retentive mailing list organization

Daniel S. Barclay (daniel@compass-da.com)
Tue, 21 Mar 1995 10:14:13 -0500


From: "Daniel S. Barclay" <daniel@compass-da.com>
Date: Tue, 21 Mar 1995 10:14:13 -0500
Message-Id: <199503211514.KAA17934@arcturus.columbia.compass-da.com>
To: pramsey@postmodern.com
Cc: www-html@www10.w3.org
In-Reply-To: <9503210137.AA10517@postmodern.com> (pramsey@postmodern.com)
Subject: (Just Noise - Attempted Humor) Re: Anal retentive mailing list organization


> From: pramsey@postmodern.com (Paul Ramsey)

> And while your at it please change your login name to to reflect who you are
> 
> BOZO - nothing you say is worth reading
> NEWBIE - You ask stupid questions but you're usually on topic
> EXPERT - Most of what you have to say is on topic and informative
> KNOWITALL - You respond to everything that is said even if you don't have
>             anything useful to say
> CLOWN - Your mail is not useful but it might be funny
> POLICE - You try to tell everyone else how to compose an email message
> 
> This is sarcasm for those who didn't figure it out by now.

Can I be a spelling or grammar policeman?  

> And while your at it please change your login name to to reflect who you are
              ^^
              YOU'RE

See?  I can do that job.

(Or would that be spelling or grammar know-it-all?)

(I've previously thought that adding "Just Noise - Attempted Humor" to the 
subject line might actually be useful.  Is it?)

Daniel