Re: New linux wiki up
- From: "Cybe R. Wizard" <cyber_wizard@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 23 Mar 2011 08:13:58 -0500
On Wed, 23 Mar 2011 06:11:03 -0500
Jordon Bedwell <jordon@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
Would you like to know what annoys me?
Firstly, arrogant jerk know-it-alls who then reveal themselves to be
somewhat less when they post:
Top-posting is almost annoying as them guys who add their name to
...almost /AS/ annoying...
/those/ guys who add their name/s/
every post as if their name isn't already on the message, or the guys
their /names/ (hint: "their," is plural) (that's two...)
who put dumb signatures (no this one isn't about you, yours is
alright IMO, this is more about the Windows one that is an ironic
twist on his own ignorance) that mean nothing important at all.
"...guys who put... ...about the...one..."
Tenses really shouldn't be so mixed. Singular and plural don't usually
work well together.
I wouldn't have ever recokned the message came from a guy named Ric,
"...recokned...?" You really /don't/ use a spiel choker, do you?
because the from line didn't say that, but no worries, it was
irrelevantly iterated in his message.
There are other things, like Linux users who have no respect for the
What things are like Linux users? I think you meant to say, "such as,"
instead of, "like."
competition and say "Windoze" and other twists of their own stupidity
I am annoyed by anyone who /does/ respect 'the competition.'
making us all look like we are dumb and have no respect or the people
...if it's that easy to make you feel /as if/ you are dumb... (which,
BTW, doesn't usually, contrary to popular belief, mean, "stupid")
who consitantly attack Windows and praise OS X (because it's Unix) not
consi/S/tantly. What, /still/ no spiel choker? /THAT'S/ annoying.
knowing that OS X has had more critical vulnerabilities than Windows^
in the last couple of years. I mean I'm no Windows fan and I only
Oh my, comma usage is dying! There will soon be an over-abundance of
un-used commas in warehouses everywhere. Help the cause; use commas
correctly, but /use/ them!
use it when I'm on a hybrid network that requires me to consult on
Windows ~ like right now ~ but there are lots of annoying quirks
about mailing lists that everybody does.
The network requires you to do something? Interesting. I thought
networks were inanimate things and that it was the /clients/ who did
.../such as/ right now... "like," indicates comparative similarity.
Everybody does quirks? I feel left out! How does one /do/ a quirk?
Like my ranting.
Not particularly, no. (/such as/ my...)
Cybe R. Wizard
Respect? yeah, sure:
"Five minutes after any agreement is signed with Microsoft,
they'll be thinking of how to violate the agreement. They're
predators. They crush their competition. They crush new ideas.
They stifle innovation. That's what they do."
Thomas F. Reilly, Massachusetts Attorney General
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