Re: e-mail

Subject: Re: e-mail
From: merrill -at- HYPERION -dot- PDIAL -dot- INTERPATH -dot- NET
Date: Sat, 20 Jan 1996 16:05:16 GMT

> Keith Calvert Ivey <kcivey -at- cpcug -dot- org> writes:

> Next you'll be arguing that I should pronounce "URL" as
> "you-are-ell" instead of "earl" to avoid confusing Web
> addresses with British noblemen.

No. You should avoid that pronunciation to avoid confusing
Web addresses with various petroleum products, as in
"I'm down a couple of quarts of URL."

Gary Merrill

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