Miles Fidelman mfidelman at
Mon Apr 14 21:24:24 UTC 2014

Matthias Leisi wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 14, 2014 at 10:20 PM, Christopher Morrow <
> morrowc.lists at> wrote:
>> On Mon, Apr 14, 2014 at 4:10 PM, Scott Howard <scott at> wrote:
>>> Whilst I don't agree with the way that Yahoo has done this (particularly
>>> around communication),
>> how could they have communicated this better? how can we all learn from
>> this?
> They could have communicated, as in "listen folks, we are going to make a
> critical change that will affect mailing lists (etc...) in four weeks
> time".
> They could have made the change not late on a Friday afternoon (or well
> into the weekend for most of the world).
On the weekend before tax filings are due in the US!  And a couple of 
days before Passover.


In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice.
In practice, there is.   .... Yogi Berra

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