RE: Tech writers: our sad lives

Subject: RE: Tech writers: our sad lives
From: "Mike Schmidt" <mschmidt -at- weathercentral -dot- tv>
To: "Stuart Burnfield" <sburnf -at- au1 -dot- ibm -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 16 Aug 2006 07:51:19 -0500

I read my water softener manual just last night... and (I'm almost
ashamed) circled several mistakes.

But here's a poem to cheer you all up:

Johnny was a chemist's son
But Johnny is no more
For what he thought was H2O
Was H2SO4


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Subject: Tech writers: our sad lives

Geoff Hart said:
> ... because I don't know anyone other than a technical writer who ever
their washing machine manual.



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