Re: "They don't need no stinkin' documentation..."

Subject: Re: "They don't need no stinkin' documentation..."
From: Tom Murrell <trmurrell -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2001 15:51:44 -0800 (PST)

--- Melissa Lowery <mlowery -at- tridium -dot- com> wrote:
>
> So this little tidbit shows that the non-techie technical writers who
> are trying to avoid actual writing (a common A. Plato strawman) might
> not be the only ones concerned about the "artistic beauty" of their
> prose!

You know, I'm not normally a defender of A. Plato, but I've never known him to
stick up for an idiot developer any more than he would stick up for an idiot
writer.

Frankly, deliver us from ANYONE concerned about the "artistic beauty" of
technical documentation at the expense of solid, useable information.

=====
Tom Murrell
Lead Technical Writer
Alliance Data Systems
Columbus, Ohio
mailto:tmurrell -at- columbus -dot- rr -dot- com
Personal Web Page - http://home.columbus.rr.com/murrell/
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