Eric O'Connor <>
Sent: 1/2/2002 7:01:02 PM

Re: [gpsstash] Re: Do we want a usenet group? (RFD)

Neil wrote:

>I admit I earlier claimed ambivalence as to the name of the
>group, but how the heck is anyone ever going to find the
>group if it's called

I've already submitted the request for the control message for

I guess I was expecting too much of people, but I always do a quick
google to see where any particular topic is being hashed over.

As far as I'm concerned it could have been alt.binary.canary and I
would have found it in 30 seconds flat.

But I'm special.

>I looked for references to letterboxing in Google Groups and
>after eliminating apparent references to video formats, I
>got the following article counts. >

1 alt.peeves

Chuckle... I started that thread.

A crotchety old bastard who lives in Arizona wrote:

"This is a GPS-enhanced variation on an old, dotty British pastime
called 'letterboxing'. What's next: lawn croquet with rocket belts?"