Perhaps I was a little hard, and I certainly make plenty of typos when
dashing off a semi-formal email such as this.
        When publishing a techical paper, however, in a journal or on the
Web, I do try and give it a quick proof (preferably by someone else). Such
"in your face" spelling errors as the one I barked at indicate that the
author did not check the text too carefully, and gives a statistical hint
that there may be other, none-obvious errors, perhaps in the grammar,
changing the meaning from that intended, or in the mathematical
formulation. Or the guy's software.

Pete.

On Tue, 3 Jan 2006, Randy Kaelber wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 03, 2006 at 07:42:31AM +0000, Peter Bunclark wrote:
> > And these "Rocket Scientists" can't even spell. Perhaps they can't read,
>
> I hope you are now aware that your spelling on this list from this point
> forward now needs to be flawless. ;-)
> --
> Randy Kaelber                                        [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Scientific Software Engineer
> Mars Space Flight Facility, Department of Geological Sciences
> Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA
>

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