(specifically: [...] I've always wondered about: when a group of people
on a list get into a topic and really start a lively conversation,
someone invariably pops up and tells them all to shut up; it's as if
they think the list is there to be subscribed to, but not really used.
On Thursday, August 14, 2003, at 07:37 PM, Richard B. Emerson wrote:
> Amen! With that, I'm outta here until sanity returns, after the end
> of the summer silly season.
> At 06:22 PM 8/14/2003 -0400, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
>> It occurs to me that, over the past few days, I've received more
>> email on
>> this one topic, from this one list, than I've received vacation
>> from all sources combined.