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From "Mikhail T." <>
Subject Re: Moving on
Date Fri, 20 Apr 2012 15:14:44 GMT
On 20.04.2012 09:46, Rich Bowen wrote:
> My comment on this is that humorous comments can be good, and they can be 
> intimidating and confusing - particularly for people who don't get the joke, 
> and in particular for those whose first language is not English or other 
> related languages or whose culture is not conducive to humor in a technical 
> context. People who are in the know, and get the jokes, don't see this as a 
> problem because, well, they get the joke.
In my opinion, this is a good argument to discourage such style from appearing 
in new comments. But it does not seem enough to rephrase the existing ones. 
Clarifications can be added, but the older comments should persist for as long 
as they remain technically correct.



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