Paul Bennett wrote: > On Sun, 19 Sep 2004 13:12:53 +0100, Joe <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > >> Iain E. Davis wrote: >> >>> Conlang List Members, >>> >>> I've been sick for a week, and busy before that, and now I return >>> to...something terrible... >> >> >> Actually, it's always been like this. I suggest, if you don't want to >> see OT posts, filter them out. > > > It isn't always quite as off-topic as some of the recent threads. Do we > digress? Yes. To the extent demonstrated recently? Very rarely. Is it > annoying when it happens? I suspect almost universally. > Not quite to the extent here, no. But it's not *that* much more off-topic than normal. And if it is too off-topic, does it really matter, so long as we tag our posts (if we don't, then we have a problem)? I agree with the rest of what youre saying, though.