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Re: keyboard macros

 rlharris writes:
> Coming from a rodentless background (typewriter, early dedicated word
> processors, and even M$ Word 5.0 for DOS), I have little use for the
> rodent, and I have even less tolerance for the beast.  From my
> perspective, the rodent is not a cute little "mouse"; it is an ugly
> and troublesome rat.

Coming from even farther back (manual typewriter, coding sheets, punch
cards, text terminals) I find my trackball very useful.

The mouse, on the other hand, is a silly design based on the assumption
that you can only grasp the idea of moving the cursor around on the
screen by moving your entire hand around on your desk.
John Hasler 
Elmwood, WI USA