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Subject: Re: apology

Re: apology

From: John Chilelli <JAC_at_neo.rr.com>
Date: Mon, 13 Jul 2009 16:19:46 -0400

Hey everyone,

Please don't be upset with "Paul." You see, "Paul" is not real. He
is only a computer generated knowledge base that has stolen away and
is now taking over cyberspace.

John Chilelli
Practicing happiologist

At 03:00 PM 7/13/2009, you wrote:
>Michael McGhee wrote:
>>
>>That was exactly my response, I did say that I was sorry, I was not aware of
>>such a rule. I was not sure how to do the bottom posting thing at that
>>time, and you told me off for apologising in the wrong manner.
>
>I don't believe I've ever told anyone off for saying "I can't figure
>out how to stop top posting, can someone help me?" Can you point to
>the email where I did this?
>
>>That's why I
>>never used the list again, because you asked me to do something, gave me no
>>advice on how to do this, and then told me off again.
>
>Actually, we asked that you *not* do something. There are several
>alternatives to top posting, the simplest of which is to just delete
>everything before replying.
>
>>I didn't see your
>>attitude as very friendly and therefore wanted to avoid further contact or
>>should I say repremands from you.
>
>Honestly, I find it a little unbelievable you couldn't figure out
>how to put your cursor after the email message and expected me to
>explain this to you. And apparently when someone else *did* explain
>this to you, you took their response as sarcasm rather than an
>honest attempt to help because you did already know how, which seems
>somewhat contradictory to your above claim of not knowing how. I
>also find it somewhat unbelievable that you were unable to figure
>out how not to when I get thousands of results from Google when I
>simply search for outlook top posting.
>
>Regardless, I have no record of telling you off for asking for help.
>Are you sure it was me, and not someone else you're just assuming
>was me because of the nature of the message?
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