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    E-mail Irritations

    Tuesday, July 20, 2004

    E-mails! Doesn't anyone use paper anymore? I have to admit, I am addicted to e-mails, but sometimes they are a problem. For example, don't you hate it when people press the "reply all" button instead of just "reply" when answering an e-mail? Suddenly, everyone in the company is getting a message that probably was only meant for one person. If the e-mail isn't relevant to you, it can be pretty annoying. And if the reply was supposed to be confidential, it can be downright embarrassing!

    What are your biggest hassles with e-mail? Share them with our readers, and let us laugh (or cringe) with you.

    PEW Researches Writing Habits of Future Workforce

    Thursday, January 01, 1970
    http://pewresearch.org/pubs/808/writing-technology-and-teens http://www.nytimes.com/2008/04/25/education/25writing.html