Carol Anne Ogdin wrote: > And, yes, I know there's an archive of posts to this forum, but the question > is one of focus: Do you hold more value for a lively (virtual) meeting > with lots of participants, or a quiet library where information is archived? > This medium feels to me more like the latter. > with ~ 60-70 messages since midnight last night?!? 100+ email messages/day is a fairly busy email list by any standards. but, yes, I'd rather go to the library and read a well written book than hang out at a party where 300 people are all small-talking at once.