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On Wed, 17 Oct 2007, Aqua Botanic wrote:

>>> The thing about The Krib was that it was my own personal archive, it was
> my own filing system of informational tidbits I used to learn about the
> hobby.  And the mailing list + usenet postings really do lend themselves
> to archives of this type.  The posts were like little articles.  Forums
> don't lend themselves to this.  You tend to either get everything or
> nothing.  And they tend to be more like "chats" than articles.>>
> I never saw it that way. I mean no disrespect to you Erik, but I never found
> the archives on the Krib to read like articles at all. It always seemed very
> dis-jointed and all over the place. I would find bits and peices of
> information from conversations that had nothing to do with what I was
> looking for. I never understood the appeal. The shear volume of data though
> was overwelming. Are you still getting the amount of traffic in the plant
> section of the KRIB as you did seven or eight years ago?

Still haven't lost that amazing tact with your words, have ya Robert?

Erik Olson
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