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Ah, but one of the essentials of good writing is being both economical
with words, yet including as much detailed information as possible.
If you'd had the late, great Rolfe Stanley, then you would have gotten
neither the Bs nor the A.  Cs perhaps, and definitely an F.

--Matt K.

On 9/18/07, T O S <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> At UVM I took an EE lab.  My instructor, Len Epstien would always give me a
> B because I was missing something.   So I did a JSpinesque lab report because
> I was determined to get an A on a report.    I got the A, but I also got a
> warning.   Another lab report that thick will get an automatic F.
>
> Your damned if you do, your damned if you don't.
>
> On Tue, 18 Sep 2007 13:19:28 -0400, Matthew Kulas <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
> >First, let me say, "Wow!"  6,200 words (11 pages in 12 point, Times
> >New Roman) for a single day of skiing is almost unfathomable.  Surely,
> >it is record for verbosity in the SkiVT-L modern era.  Jay, where were
> >you when I needed to write my Driver's Ed paper?
> >
> >I was disappointed, however, that neither a Google Earth map with
> >individual runs plotted out on them, nor an elevation graph were
> >included in the report.
> >
> >--Matt K.
> >
> >On 9/15/07, Jay Silveira <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> >>
> >>  [A lot.]
> >
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