Re: Humor in Technical Documents

Subject: Re: Humor in Technical Documents
From: Matt Ion <soundy -at- SOUNDY -dot- ML -dot- ORG>
Date: Thu, 24 Sep 1998 21:47:46 -0800

On Fri, 25 Sep 1998 00:41:23 -0400, Jack Bybee wrote:

>One word of advice about humour in technical matter - like driving in
>New York City - "DON'T"
>Ahmen.

Depends on your audience.

>Dummies books? "Don't" (again). They are an insult to the intelligence
>of the reader.

Again, depends on your readers.

(That should be at the very TOP of the TechWL-R FAQ!)


Your friend and mine,
Matt
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