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Re: volunteer proofreading organization

> So I am sick of opening my newspaper in the morning and reading a story
> about something that happened on America On-Line or CompuServe and at
> the same time noticing that the article calls this the Internet.

	Not /only/ newspapers.  Magazines.  Pamphlets, anything related 
to this.

> So I would like to propose the formation of a volunteer organization of
> Internet users who contact their local papers and volunteer to proofread
> their technical articles to make sure they use the right terms.  Perhaps
> we could make this a holy quest to make it so that even if the media
> can't drop the pedophile bomb-making communist angle they will at least
> use the right words.
> Thoughts?

	I think this is great.  Count me in.


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