Michelle Dick said...
|I'm in the process of rewriting the FAQ for a newsgroup and am putting
|in netiquette guides (such as "advertisements are generally considered
|unwelcome in this group"), this example makes me think it wise to put
|in blurb about the above cited example of off-topic posting before it
|truely becomes a problem.
I agree wholeheartedly.
|If someone who is bounced from a list *really* wants back on, they
|will find a way to contact the list-owner. Happens to me all the
Ditto again. If they are clueful enough to get news, they are clueful
enough to find their way back. If not, well, maybe they aren't ready
for the net yet. I hate to be snotty about that, but it's kind of like
I feel about drivers. If they can't figure out how to get in the proper
lane ahead of time for a turn, they don't belong on the road.