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- Subject: Re: OT: University students
- From: KHMan <keinhong@...>
- Date: Wed, 12 Mar 2008 08:01:13 +0800
Miles Bader wrote:
> KHMan <email@example.com> writes:
>> As a long time Internet user, it also comes across as sort of a
>> cultural disconnect between older and newer users. Not to whack or
>> belittle anybody, but when someone jumps in and starts talking like a
>> cowboy but showing limited knowledge, I tend to feel more than a
>> little incredulous.
> I dunno about where you are, but many newbies were the same when I was
> in university 20+ years ago (no doubt including myself)...
True, so it's a "get off my lawn" kind of thing. :-) Bravado among
student peers is one thing... anyway, I'll shut up now and let
others on the list do the psychoanalysis if they want. :-)