Post by RS Wood Post by Andy Burns Post by Sn!pe
Are the natives friendly?
Quite frequently, and things don't veer off-topic quite as far, or fast
as in a.f.computers :-)
As long as the asshattery that makes up the daily news experience of
news.software.readers stays over there, and doesn't infect this relatively
Indeed, athough I'm not quite sure that I know what you mean
by asshattery in news.software.readers. I've been reading nsr
for 15 years or so and found it to be generally more or less
sane (Relf-droppings aside, obviously). I do read nsr on a
Cleanfeed newsserver though, maybe that accounts for my own
good experience of it.
When it comes to my own asshattery, I try to keep that in alt.*
and away from Big-8 groups; everyone needs a hobby, you know.
But I can well understand your protectiveness regarding the
civility in here; there is all too little civility to be found
in the morass that is latter-day Usenet.
If it should regrettably happen that my stalker(s) follow me here,
I'm sure the group will know what to do with them.
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