Please don't make unfounded legalistic demands

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at
Wed Aug 26 22:35:58 CEST 2015

On 26/08/2015 08:29, Ben Finney wrote:
> Jean-Michel Pichavant <jeanmichel at> writes:
>> The contents of this email and any attachments are confidential and
>> may also be privileged. If you are not the intended recipient, please
>> notify the sender immediately and do not disclose the contents to any
>> other person, use it for any purpose, or store or copy the information
>> in any medium. Thank you.
> Misleading, intimidating, hostile nonsense. If you want to participate
> here, please do so from a mail system which does not make these
> legalistic demands.

Haven't you got anything more important to worry about than this, which 
is standard in many organisations in the UK and presumably many other 
parts of the world?  I wouldn't even have noticed if you hadn't flagged 
it up in front of everybodys' noses.

My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask
what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence

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