RE: Monkey Business

Subject: RE: Monkey Business
From: "Lauren" <lt34 -at- csus -dot- edu>
To: "'John Posada'" <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com>, "'Richard Lewis'" <tech44writer -at- yahoo -dot- com>, "'Gene Kim-Eng'" <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Sun, 12 Aug 2007 09:34:39 -0700

Well, now I know what a technical writing hack looks like, or at least I've
seen the posts of one.


> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Posada [mailto:jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com]
> Sent: Sunday, August 12, 2007 7:50 AM
> To: Lauren; Richard Lewis; Gene Kim-Eng; techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
> Subject: Re: Monkey Business
> > self-amusement that I do not understand. I also
> > question if you really understand the technical
> > communication environment, as you frequently use
> Lauren...what confirmed that to me was when his only
> justification that something was the way he claimed was that
> a consulting group (Yourdon) made the claim in a seminar he attended.
> .
> While I know of Ed Yourdon and don't question his
> credability, I question the experience of any technical
> writer who parrots a claim second hand as proof of something
> he should be living every day.
> John Posada
> Senior Technical Writer
> "They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever.
> So far, so good."


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