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Subject:Posting to list vs. via p From:Marilynne Smith <m -dot- smith182 -at- GENIE -dot- GEIS -dot- COM> Date:Tue, 12 Jul 1994 03:14:00 UTC
>> I am almost always in favor of posting to the list instead of
>> responding by private email. . . .
I agree with Cathy Zazueta. When the topic is of general interest, I'd like
to see it posted to the list. A summary of the responses is not the same as
seeing the debate take place by posting it on the list.
I can skip it if I don't want to read it. HOWEVER, if it's long, let us
request it, please.
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