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Just saw this area. I'm new. Looks like a busy and interesting place here. :)
 

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Just saw this area. I'm new. Looks like a busy and interesting place here. :)

Just so long as you know that quantity and quality are not equivalent.

Welcome.
 

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Welcome. Is Antartica the Deep South or is it Mssissippi? Have fun and Hawkeye's post is good advice.
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Not only are they not equivalent, they are inversely correlated!



Welcome seconded

Something to keep in mind as you watch so-called journalists pump out thousands of words a day day after day after day....
 

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Something to keep in mind as you watch so-called journalists pump out thousands of words a day day after day after day....

I had message board contributors in mind.

Professional writers, including journalists, are a different category, and it is reasonable to apply different standards to them.

That said, not more than 5% of the output of the professional writers I know of has been worth reading twice (although there have been lots of good 1-time reads), and less than 50% is worth reading once.
 

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I had message board contributors in mind.

Professional writers, including journalists, are a different category, and it is reasonable to apply different standards to them.

That said, not more than 5% of the output of the professional writers I know of has been worth reading twice (although there have been lots of good 1-time reads), and less than 50% is worth reading once.

I want to quibble on that point but this is a welcome thread, I will not divert it any more.

Good Day to you Sir.

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Just saw this area. I'm new. Looks like a busy and interesting place here. :)

Greetings, Casado. :2wave:

:wcm Glad you found us! :yes: With the usual differences of opinion on topics around here, that keeps things interesting, so we do enjoy ourselves - most of the time! :lamo
 
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Casado: Bienvenido or Bem-Vindo , whichever applies.
 

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