Hopeless cause

Tom H tomh0665 at gmail.com
Fri Feb 19 17:29:15 UTC 2010

> I keep seeing people say "Oh, just CC the poster" in many different
> mailing lists.  Which, as stated, negates the whole point of having a mailing
> list.  CCing is not the answer and flippantly answering with the pithy "just
> filter it" tripe does nothing to address it.  The point is that filtering
> shouldn't enter into the equation as the CCs should not happen because people
> are subscribed to be bloody list to get the very messages in question!  If the
> sender doesn't expect reasonable delivery through the list then why do they
> expect reasonable delivery via a CC which uses the same freakin' mechanism!
> It's like people complaining about how much it smells and telling them to not
> breath.  Not useful.


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