Michael Leone on 1 Sep 2008 08:38:13 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] top posting

On Mon, Sep 1, 2008 at 11:30 AM, Walt Mankowski <waltman@pobox.com> wrote:
> On Sun, Aug 31, 2008 at 06:47:40AM -0700, Mag Gam wrote:
>> this is probally a stupid question, but what exactly is 'top posting'?
>> I use gmail to access my mailing lists and people always complain that
>> I 'top post'. I am not sure how to avoid it. Is it a client issue or
>> something else? I would like to fix this on my end if possible.
> It's something that's been discussed to death both here and elsewhere.
> Please search Google (e.g. the very first hit on "top posting" is a
> wikipedia article on the subject) instead of beating yet another dead
> horse on this list.

Arguing about it would be beating a dead horse; explaining what it is
is not; that's just a fact. Advocating one or the other is beating a
dead horse.

Michael J. Leone, <mailto:turgon@mike-leone.com>

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