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Re: Top or bottom posting; does it really matter? [message #411339 is a reply to message #411320] Tue, 28 September 2021 12:36 Go to previous messageGo to previous message
Peter Flass is currently offline  Peter Flass
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D.J. <chucktheouch@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 27 Sep 2021 21:34:36 +0100, gareth evans
> <headstone255@yahoo.com> wrote:
>> I don't object to being in the killfiles of small-minded
>> Usenet wokes.
>>
>>
>> On 27/09/2021 20:35, Andreas Kohlbach wrote:
>>> On Sun, 26 Sep 2021 20:51:37 +0100, gareth evans wrote:
>>>>
>>>> In groups.io, a similar facility to usenet, top posting predominates.
>>>
>>> Probably in comp.* or alt.*. If you top post in de.* (you also need to
>>> write in German for that) they roast you. Not just politely replying like
>>> here. If you don't comply by day 3 or 4 you'll end up in about
>>> everybody's killfile.
>>
>> I don't object to being in the killfiles of small-minded
>> Usenet wokes.
>
> Woke basically means your head isn't inserted into your buttocks.
>

Or more likely the opposite.

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Pete
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