Re: Slashdot and other myths (was Re: Handling developers, "the zone" and other myths)

Subject: Re: Slashdot and other myths (was Re: Handling developers, "the zone" and other myths)
From: Kelley <the-squeeze -at- pulpculture -dot- org>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Sat, 01 Jun 2002 02:20:55 -0400

At 03:30 PM 5/31/02 -0400, Aahz wrote:

The people in my crowd tend to pooh-pooh anything from Slashdot, aside
from the occasional reference to other material and its amusement value.
Does anyone here actually find Slashdot useful for information?

/. is for script kiddies and wannabes. :)

However, when I put on my unrepentant ethnographer's hat, it's just the hackers' version of the perpetual "should technical writers focus more on tech or writing?" wars that happen here.


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