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Subject:Re: Back to the Dark Ages. From:"Martin Page" <mpage -at- csl -dot- co -dot- uk> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Wed, 19 Jun 2002 17:23:16 +0100
Myself - I'd be royally discommoded: I can't read my own handwriting, so I
doubt anybody else could!
Humbly suggest to original poster that they point out to the PHBs how stupid
their company will look if the news gets out that (i) they're taking a Giant
Leap Back, (ii) they can't aford computers or software.
<mgmiller -at- goodwriter -dot- com> wrote in message news:158542 -at- techwr-l -dot- -dot- -dot-
> A question for those who used pencil and paper and then sent their
> writing to the word processor: did you like it better when you were
> able to concentrate on the writing and not be distracted by fonts and
> graphics and headers and footers and page numbering and master documents
> and print drivers and operating systems because someone else handled all
> that stuff?
> Or do you like it better being in control of every aspect with the tools?
> Marlene, who is fussing with Flash right now and not writing much at
> all. . .
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