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Re: Plea

From:John Cowan <cowan@...>
Date:Wednesday, June 11, 2003, 3:53
John L. Leland scripsit:

> I would suggest that people discussing natlangs adopt a heading (NL?) and > that the listserv be adapted so the NL posts can also be omitted if recipients > wish.
There are already two such headings: USAGE for natlang usage, and THEORY for linguistic theory. CHAT and OT are both usable for chat/off-topic material.
> If this list actually restricted itself to discussing conlangs, it would > be of a very managable size and very useful to me as a conlanger, but as it > is I may be reluctantly driven to drop out simply due to having to wade > through all this irrelevant material.
We have these floods every so often. Definitely set your account to reject CHAT and OT labels. -- John Cowan Thor Heyerdahl recounts his attempt to prove Rudyard Kipling's theory that the mongoose first came to India on a raft from Polynesia. --blurb for _Rikki-Kon-Tiki-Tavi_