If you know what your are doing browsers like Firefox provide the option 
to 'View Page Source' and you could nice and neatly extract what you want.

On 12/19/2012 10:59 AM, Buck wrote:
> Gawd Dang it.  I got to go to meetings about the 'numbers cliff' we are going 
> over with the Domes and wanted to present the petition that was posted way 
> back in FFL post 3811.  Evidently the text of the petition pasted in that 
> post was bracketed by arrows that yahoo is no longer reading.  Damn.
> It was post 3811, back on Dec 31, 2002.
> http://groups.yahoo.com/group/FairfieldLife/message/3811
> Can anybody extract that text now?  I'd like to read it sooner than waiting 
> for yahoo later to figure it out.
> Thanks in advance,
> -Buck
> --- In FairfieldLife@yahoogroups.com, Bhairitu <noozguru@...> wrote:
>> On 12/18/2012 03:41 PM, Ravi Chivukula wrote:
>>> On Tue, Dec 18, 2012 at 3:19 PM, Bhairitu <noozguru@...> wrote:
>>>> Friends who are visiting worked at Microsoft and found their biggest
>>>> problem programmers were the ones with...... computer science degrees.
>>>> They tended to create grandiose solutions for stuff that didn't need
>>>> it. Probably the same at Yahoo.
>>> Stop it Uncle Barry - I may be grandiose in my personal life but I always
>>> strive to make sure my code is compact and efficient. Though I don't have
>>> to program much as a database administrator I have done lot of coding in
>>> Perl and Shell.
>> Ravi, you seem to be suffering Barry-Barry.  I'm Barry2 or Bhairitu
>> because my other handle on alt.meditation.transcendental was Barry and
>> Wright's was Uncle Tantra. Blame Willy who couldn't keep his Barrys
>> straight.  So I created Bhairitu as homonym for Barry2.  So "Uncle
>> Barry" is your invention.
>> And do you have a computer science degree?  I'm not saying that ALL
>> comscis are terrible programmers but in some situations it can be
>> someone with the degree who is messing up more than one without it.
>> Computer programming is more an art than a science.  It is creative.
>> Like music you have to have a talent for it.

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