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From: John Manko <jmanko@...>
Subject: Re: Unsubscribe
Date: Fri, 19 Aug 2005 12:38:17 -0400
What's the big deal? Is top posting bad posting practice?

Chris Ritchey wrote:

>On 8/17/05, Uwe Thiem <uwix@...> wrote:
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>>On 17 August 2005 19:32, Justin Denick wrote:
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>>>Please excuse me for this question, but what is "top posting"
>>>      
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>>It's what you are doing. Replying at the top of the email you are replying
>>to. ;-)
>>
>>Uwe
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>Thank You! I was wondering what top-posting was as well and all these
>idiotic responses of "you just did it" does help cause then one would
>just go "What did I do? as far as I know I just replied."
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>>>On 8/17/05, Neil Bothwick <neil@...> wrote:
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>>>
>>>>On Wed, 17 Aug 2005 13:24:31 -0400, Willie Wong wrote:
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>>>>
>>>>>Wow! This is spectacular! Not only did he sent out the unsubscribe
>>>>>mail the (most popular) wrong way, he also made the faux pas of
>>>>>hijacking a thread! If only two wrongs can make a right q=
>>>>>          
>>>>>
>>>>At least he didn't top post or use HTML :)
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>--
>>>>Neil Bothwick
>>>>
>>>>The geek shall inherit the earth.
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>>>>
>>--
>>95% of all programmers rate themselves among the top 5% of all software
>>developers. - Linus Torvalds
>>
>>http://www.uwix.iway.na (last updated: 20.06.2004)
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