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From ermouth <ermo...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: “Yes, and…”, not “But…” (Was: [PROPOSAL] Create design@couchdb.apache.org mailing list)
Date Mon, 14 Sep 2015 23:57:54 GMT
>  I find "yes-and" to be a fun and relaxed style

I must admit, I also find it very funny sometimes ) Proposed ‘Yes, and’ as
enforced opening phrase for comments, see sibling thread. We can even allow
authors to select comments policy, like ‘Allow any comments’, ‘Force all
comments start with Yes, and’ – and so on.

It can be really funny, and I clearly see UI for it.

ermouth

2015-09-15 2:49 GMT+03:00 Jason Smith <jason.h.smith@gmail.com>:

> On Mon, Sep 14, 2015 at 11:49 PM, ermouth <ermouth@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > > Have you ever played "Dungeons and Dragons"?
> >
> > Sorry, I played Civilization. What I learned was that saying ‘No’ at
> right
> > moment is much more important to have excellent score, then saying ‘Yes’
> > each time )
> >
>
> :)
>
> Cool. Well, anyway, I find "yes-and" to be a fun and relaxed style. The fun
> bit is important too, since, this is a volunteer effort.
>

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