4.0104 Structure (54)
Elaine Brennan & Allen Renear (EDITORS@BROWNVM.BITNET)
Tue, 22 May 90 17:52:16 EDT
Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 4, No. 0104. Tuesday, 22 May 1990.
Date: Tue, 22 May 90 14:50:20 CDT
From: "Michael S. Hart" <HART@UIUCVMD>
Subject: Re: 4.0087 Humanist Structure
I can handle Humanist as either moderated or unmoderated, and even could
stand a change from time to time as long as it was announced well ahead.
The only moderation I recall being discussed lately was that of signing:
i.e. whether note writers should be required to identify themselves. As
a result I have created the signature block as seen below. I thought an
interest in knowing who wrote something was valid, and even though I was
properly identified in the headers, I added the signature block for that
set of readers who received my mail through systems which "ate" headers.
I don't really mind the signature block, other than a waste of bytes.
I don't even mind if Humanist doesn't require that we all sign our notes
as I am willing to find out who did and post it for others. These cases
are usually few and far between, and most Humanists know I am willing to
toss a few barbs between the ribs of overinflated types who need it. mh
Thank you for your interest,
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