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Re: New lurker to the list(:

On Mon, Jul 17, 2000 at 07:51:36AM -0400, Dan York wrote:
> Welcome to the list. And I completely agree with Gary.  Many people outside
> of the Linux "community" assume I am a hard-core geek (okay, that's pretty
> true) who must have years of computer experience (I do) and education to
> match (somewhat). It routinely blows their mind when I tell them that I
> have a Bachelor's degree in German (in truth, I had a pseudo-minor in CS).
> People in this world understand that.  We come from different backgrounds.

Most people don't believe me when I say I'm a 4th year med student and I do
CS and sports for leisures.

> Some of us studied CS. Some didn't. Some have college degrees. Some don't.
> It doesn't matter. We're united in the passionate pursuit of creativity
> and of improving and using this thing we call Linux. And we are always
> definitely in need of people who can *write* coherently.  So welcome.

You perfectly expressed my feelings

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