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Re: Grammatical Sasquatch? Re: Grammatical foot in big mouth
Subject:Re: Grammatical Sasquatch? Re: Grammatical foot in big mouth From:Barry Kieffer <barry -dot- kieffer -at- EXGATE -dot- TEK -dot- COM> Date:Mon, 26 Jul 1999 15:24:26 -0700
> Marilynne <who votes with the conservatives> wrote:
> * Those who follow the modern trend say one space after a period
> * Those who are conservatives say two spaces after a period
> The way I see it, you either follow your company's style guide or your
That is not completely true Marilynne: There are three possibilities.
1. The cool and trendy modern people (like me) who live in the here and now
use one space.
2. The stodgy pre-Victorian stuck-in-the-mud conservatives use the
pre-printing press old-time rule of two spaces.
3. Follow your passions. Do what I do: use THREE SPACES!
That makes me more hip and trendy then anyone else.