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Subject:Re: FWD: Not Wanted--Technical Writers From:Don Sargent <don -dot- sargent -at- TEMPLATE -dot- COM> Date:Tue, 16 Dec 1997 13:36:54 -0500
Tracy Boyington wrote:
> > I'm not saying that this is never the technical writer's fault. I
> > know it frequently is. But I, for one, am NOT taking the fall for
> > this. I used to love this profession. I don't need some 23 year old
> > "poet" with a superiority complex to tell me how to do my job. I need
> > the busybodies to get the hell out of my way and let me do it.
> I wish you would send this to the Washington Post.
What about Weber? The article is basically his sales pitch. He's been
around for a while, so I'm certain he knows that there are good tech
writers and bad tech writers. However, for his personal gain he laid a
giant blanket of mediocrity over our entire profession. Shame on him!
Anybody out there know this guy? Let's call him onto the carpet.
Template Software, Inc. "I might only get three strikes in
Dulles, Virginia life, but I can hit foul indefinitely."
sargent -at- template -dot- com -- me