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Re: End-of-sentence spacing, for our German readers

From: John A.
Subject: Re: End-of-sentence spacing, for our German readers
Date: Thu, 14 Jan 2021 10:35:20 +0100
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On 2021-01-14, Ulrich Lauther wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 14, 2021 at 06:01:33AM +0000, Dorai Sitaram via wrote:
>>  I'm used to single-spacing by now, given its ubiquity, but surely the 
>> Germans carry their disdain for typographic breathing space a little too 
>> far? As in the posted article, paragraphs are difficult to visually 
>> separate, lacking as they do both leading horizontal indentation and 
>> vertical separation. 
> Did you realize that the posted article was a joke, a piece of humor?

Although I'd imagine that the lack of visual paragraph separation in the
article wasn't part of the joke, and that what Dorai himself said was
somewhat of a joke.

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