"HTML" Posting Tags, was Top-posting shenanigans

From: John Lawson <jpl15_at_panix.com>
Date: Fri Feb 25 13:54:50 2005

On Fri, 25 Feb 2005 dvcorbin_at_optonline.net wrote:

> Well lets give PDF a try, as the body of a message.....(scroll to end)
> %PDF-1.2
> %????

   Right, that's enough, we're all Rather Clever Chaps - so can we Stop
This Shit Now????????????????????????????

  Some of us retro-types use ASCII-specific apparatus (me: Pine under a
Unix shell account via telnet using VanDyke CRT in strict VT-100 mode on
a Dell Latitude)

   And Yet Another Page of Gibberish (YAP-G) is not what I want to wade
through / delete / mutter darkly about.

   Is there still a Topic for this maillist? And yes yes yes I know:
'cctalk' vs 'cctech' but come onnnnnnnnnn....!

Fred Cisin sent me an emergency bottle of 'Grump' and I just used a bit of
it... hmmm... works fine!

Received on Fri Feb 25 2005 - 13:54:50 GMT

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