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Subject:Re: Spaces after periods 'n such From:Lauren <lauren -at- writeco -dot- net> To:techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:Fri, 29 Oct 2010 15:58:17 -0700
On 10/29/2010 3:32 PM, Combs, Richard wrote:
> Julie Stickler wrote:
>> On Fri, Oct 29, 2010 at 5:21 PM, Combs, Richard
>> <richard -dot- combs -at- polycom -dot- com> wrote:
>>> Exactly right. The only reason that "this discussion comes up frequently" is because, no matter how overwhelming the evidence and impeccable the logic on the other side, the proponents of two spaces refuse to acknowledge that they're wrong, repent, and mend their ways.
>> What is irritating about this topic (and this thread in particular) is
>> the sanctimonious tone that people are taking.
> If you found my attempt at Friday humor irritating and sanctimonious, either you're having a bad day or I'm not the communicator I imagined myself to be. :-}
I thought your joke was funny, but I did not continue my discussion in
this thread because I hit my word count for the day, while obstinately
defended my right to prefer a second space.
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