On Mon, 18 Mar 2013 08:22:00 -0700 (PDT), email@example.com wrote:
>On Monday, March 18, 2013 3:08:19 PM UTC, David C. Ullrich wrote: >> On Sun, 17 Mar 2013 10:14:05 -0700 (PDT), firstname.lastname@example.org wrote: >> >> [...] >> >> >No thanks. I already know the explanation. The explanation is that you are sometimes obnoxious on newsgroups. >There was absolutely nothing wrong with opening up one thread on the use of the word "surprise" in mathematics, >and another thread on the use of words like "clearly" etc. in mathematics. Clearly, these are two very different words.
Clearly. For example, one has six letters while the other has seven.
>If this process confused you, then the confusion is your problem and your fault and you should have given a simple apology which didn't include sarcasm.
Giggle. Oops, I mean yes of course you're right.
But it's curious to hear you of all people berating others about missing apologies.