Re: the Shoemaker's Children

Subject: Re: the Shoemaker's Children
From: "Steven J. Owens" <puff -at- netcom -dot- com>
To: vr2link -at- vr2link -dot- com
Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2000 12:23:49 -0800 (PST)

Dan Brinegar writes:
> At 2:28 PM -0600 1/24/2000, Jo Francis Byrd wrote:
> >Your point, Eric, illustrates one of my pet theories about technical writers,
> >especially those of us who write directions for a living - and do it very
> >well.
> >We're the worst in the world when it comes to reading directions.
> There is, no doubt, a long greek name for this concept, as it occurs so
> frequently ( but I could be pullin an Alanis and confusing several concepts
> for one... isn't it ironic? [or just sad?] 8-)
> "Call tech support!?!?! I *AM* Tech Support?"

My favorite on this has to be "RTFM?! IWTFM!!"

Steven J. Owens
puff -at- netcom -dot- com

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