Complexity and perplexity

Geoff Read gread at
Tue Oct 5 06:11:43 EST 1999


I'm perplexed (or should it be prplxd?). Is  vowel aversion going to be the 
new expressive social phenomenon - like shaven heads or tongue studs?  

I don't think so. I expect most people have  no difficulty striking the extra  
letters on the keyboard, do not think that abbreviated words  have extra 
magic powers, are able to use database fields of 100's of  characters, 
and so have no reason to  adopt 'cmplx' for 'complex.'    

Thus this message to suggest nipping it in the bud is quite redundant.  

Yrs Gff  :^)

   Geoff Read <gread at>

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