OT re top-posting. was Re: Firefox and NoScript??
mrmazda at earthlink.net
Fri Dec 14 22:26:18 UTC 2012
On 2012-12-14 15:12 (GMT-0600) Ryan Gauger composed:
> I don't really see the use of trimming messages...
It's not much of a benefit to the writer, but mostly to his readers,
particularly including the archive searcher/reader combing for a useful shred
among the mass of search results and useless quoted quoted quoted footer
quotes. It provides a better sense of why and about what the writer is
writing, as well as reduces the noise level, and the next/previous time in
the archives. It's polite, a right and unlazy thing to do.
"The wise are known for their understanding, and pleasant
words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)
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