SPOILER for _Dragon_...what's up with Vlad, again?

Mon Feb 17 17:27:24 PST 2003

> I am glad to see yet again how civil and decent the group on this list
> generally is.

Shhh! You've jinxed us already, and it was just a conversation about

> #I think emoticons are evil and encourage bad writing.
> Any device can be misused.

Devices that exist to be misused should be restricted or banned.
(See your terrific .sig below.)  On the other hand, I'm corresponding
with a young woman who uses them and it's both utilitarian and charming.
Still think they're evil though.

- Philip

> -- Mark A. Mandel
> "Gods don't kill people. People with gods kill people."