RE: injecting a little whimsy into grey text

Subject: RE: injecting a little whimsy into grey text
From: "Sean Diggins" <diggo -at- westnet -dot- com -dot- au>
To: "'Michael West'" <mbwest -at- bigpond -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 9 Oct 2008 15:37:18 +0800

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> [mailto:techwr-l-bounces+diggo=westnet -dot- com -dot- au -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com] On
> Behalf Of Michael West
> Many technical writers I have known were culturally ignorant or
> insensitive.
> They might know a lot about a TV show or a fantasy novel, but they know
> little about the real world.
Ditto developers, methinks.
I still have users asking why they find "I Can Haz Cheezburger?" as the
default content of a rarely used field within our expensive proprietary
software. I've left it there partly because I'm no less asinine than the dev
who easter egg'd it for someone to eventually find...



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