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Subject:Re: taking too long From:Andrew Plato <gilliankitty -at- yahoo -dot- com> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Thu, 10 Oct 2002 08:21:09 -0700 (PDT)
"David Cooper" <> wrote in message news:171902 -at- techwr-l -dot- -dot- -dot-
> Here's a fun game -- find a paragraph in the most recent posting for this
> thread that does not include (a) a broad generalization about software
> developers, (b) a broad generalization about writers, or (c) a sarcastic or
> condescending statement of unreasoned opinion presented as empirical fact.
> Hmmmm...can't find one, can ya?
> I've seen more thoughtful exchanges on Jerry Springer. Anyone have anything
> _constructive_ to say?
Apparently not. All you are doing is offering a pointless meta-argument about how
the discussion fails to meet your exacting standards.
Why don't you actually present some counter arguments rather than just bitching.
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