Off topic: Sent from my Foo messages

Steven D'Aprano steve at
Thu Sep 25 08:10:39 CEST 2008

On Wed, 24 Sep 2008 20:04:14 -0700, Sean DiZazzo wrote:

>> --
>> Steven
> I don't appreciate the two lines you put above your name in your posts. 
> Please remove them in the future.

I don't like them either, but it is an email and Usenet standard to 
separate the body of your post from the signature with "-- ". I'm afraid 
that as obnoxious as the dashes are, leaving them out would be much worse.


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