Chrome on Ubuntu: Install it now, show interest in promoting companies to write Linux software!

Liam Proven lproven at
Wed Jun 10 16:53:36 UTC 2009

2009/6/10 Dotan Cohen <dotancohen at>:
>> I have a special message for e-mail newbies that complain about top posting:
> I have a special message for e-mail newbies that insist on top posting:
> *plonk*
> I've been using email since you were using crayons. Don't try pulling
> the newbie stick with me, guppy. In my day email was _per_machine_ (no
> silly @ in the address), both ways uphill, and console based because
> there was no GUI. Text formatting? The printer even had a fixed-font
> daisy wheel! Top posting? If you'd waste four bits of bandwidth the NA
> would beat your two bits into a one-bit hole. Now get off my lawn.
> --
> Dotan Cohen


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