Re: Idiotic Tech Writing Prize

Subject: Re: Idiotic Tech Writing Prize
From: "Downing, David" <DavidDowning -at- users -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 2009 10:43:09 -0600

From: Edwin Skau <eddy -dot- skau -at- gmail -dot- com>
Subject: Re: Idiotic Tech Writing Prize

Good writing stems from a sound thought process. Idiotic writing comes
idiotic thinking (logic).



We need to make the distinction between faulty *writing* and faulty
*logic.* Something can be very well written and still be totally

On the other hand, I did have a professor back in library school who
believed your ability to use good grammar and such was a direct
reflection of your ability to think clearly.

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