Re: FILTERS Re: Close the door, there's a draft... (was Re: feedback and , , sh

Michael Butler (
Thu, 9 Oct 1997 14:38:20 -0700 (PDT)

On Thu, 9 Oct 1997 wrote:
> It definitely won't get 100% compliance. It doesn't require 100% to be
> useful. If we can get 70% labeled, then signal/noise goes up for those
> uninterested in such posts.

Agreed, but that's an "if" of uncertain size. As I said, it only keeps
threads from being _started_ by people who should know better than to
discuss BASICS in some other kind of thread--it doesn't stop anyone from
twisting the thread. It's worth trying, but we should be prepared for
whatever result we get.