Top posting and double spacing
roy at panix.com
Thu Feb 13 03:01:35 CET 2014
In article <mailman.6803.1392245927.18130.python-list at python.org>,
Larry Martell <larry.martell at gmail.com> wrote:
> My personal rule is that I will give people 1 or 2 chances after they
> are asked. If they continue to top post or send double space posts, I
> simply ignore everything from them until they get with the program. If
> we all did that maybe they'd get the message (but probably not).
I have a somewhat more dynamic rule. If the subject looks interesting,
I click on it. A window opens up with the article (speaking from a
newsreader perspective here) in it. If the first screen contains
nothing interesting, the odds of my scrolling down to see what might
come later are approximately zero.
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