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Old 01-04-2010, 04:16 PM
John Hasler
 
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Freeman writes:
> I've always thought there "should" be an html version of "The Elements
> of Style" online.

But html is the very antithesis of style and the epitome of excess
verbiage.

The full text of the 1918 edition:
<http://www.crockford.com/wrrrld/style.html>
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Old 01-10-2010, 08:21 PM
Richard Lyons
 
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On Mon, Jan 04, 2010 at 11:16:17AM -0600, John Hasler wrote:

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> But html is the very antithesis of style and the epitome of excess
> verbiage.

No, .doc files are.

richard


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Old 01-10-2010, 09:03 PM
Stan Hoeppner
 
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Richard Lyons put forth on 1/10/2010 3:21 PM:
> On Mon, Jan 04, 2010 at 11:16:17AM -0600, John Hasler wrote:
>
>>
>> But html is the very antithesis of style and the epitome of excess
>> verbiage.
>
> No, .doc files are.

No, .ppt files are.

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Old 01-12-2010, 10:19 AM
Jon Dowland
 
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On Sun, Jan 10, 2010 at 04:03:09PM -0600, Stan Hoeppner wrote:
> --
> Stan

Please note sig separators are '-- ', not just '--'.
See <http://mailformat.dan.info/trailers/sigblocks.html>.


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