[ale] OT: top-posting

Geoffrey lists at serioustechnology.com
Wed Jan 7 15:44:59 EST 2009

Ranal Jarrett wrote:
> After all the other posts came out about this subject, I thought I
> would stick my foot in my mouth and reply also.
> Chris,  read the link...  Just about everything in it refers to
> Usenet news groups and not mailing lists!!
> Just because something was preferred (required by the net cops) for 
> newsgroups doesn't make it make it mandatory or even preferred in a 
> mailing list.

Regardless, it is generally accepted that top posting is rude.  That is 
by the more informed...

Until later, Geoffrey

Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little
temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.
  - Benjamin Franklin

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