[_] Underscore, people's perceptions and recent unpleasantness
red at someplacenice.co.uk
Wed Dec 2 14:10:02 GMT 2009
> Date: Wed, 2 Dec 2009 13:56:24 +0000 > From: Rick Hurst <rick.hurst at gmail.com> > Subject: Re: [_] Underscore, people's perceptions and recent > unpleasantness > To: underscore at under-score.org.uk > Message-ID: > <5c11d5880912020556v5dd3f0f2w9beb1abd71cc183 at mail.gmail.com> > Content-Type: text/plain; charset=ISO-8859-1 > > On Wed, Dec 2, 2009 at 1:50 PM, rw at well.com <rw at well.com> wrote: > > > For me, its a practicality thing. If I have to delete hundreds of silly > > emails every week, its wasting my time so I'll go elsewhere. If its just > > the odd one here and there, fine. > > Try setting up some rules to skip your inbox - i'd leave too if it was > filling up my inbox, even with 100% useful content! > I now receive underscore as a digest for this very reason. As soon as I see a thread falling into childish name calling, it's easier to ignore. Please stick around though Russ, there are some nice and intelligent people on this list, I assure you.