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Re: [OM] Bikes, (was: (OM) Computers)

Subject: Re: [OM] Bikes, (was: (OM) Computers)
From: Chris Trask <christrask@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 20 Mar 2014 12:02:32 -0700 (GMT-07:00)
>No it's not. If you look at my posts closely, you will notice that I adjust 
>the spelling to the person to 
>whose post I am responding. Thus, if I am responding to an American, I use 
>color, but if it is someone 
>from the Mother Country or its colonies, it is colour. Etc.
>At work, I write British English.

     I used to practise that, but many years ago I thought it foolish to do so 
and I resorted to OED English.

     I once had an eBay seller tell me that he had to charge me extra for 
shipping.  Because I used the spelling "colour" he immediately thought that I 
lived in Canada despite the Arizona mailing address. 


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