[bct] Re: This is cool

  • From: "Maria" <malyn87@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 4 Jan 2006 17:39:43 -0500

Joni,
I'm sorry you were made to feel you had to apologize for anything.  As you
said, this is a cool list and everyone should feel comfortable contributing
anything to it, whether it be of a technical nature, or just plain fun.

Maria
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Joni Colver" <joni.colver@xxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2006 2:23 PM
Subject: [bct] Re: This is cool


> I apologize for sending the original message.  This list has a pleasant
and
> fun atmosphere and getting up in arms about accessibility issues, while
> vitally important to us all, is not what I think the majority of people
want
> to read on this list.  I do live in reality, believe me, and I am
frustrated
> by inaccessibility.  This was just meant to be a little fun thing but I
wish
> I had not shared it.
>
> Joni
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Darrell Shandrow" <nu7i@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2006 1:14 PM
> Subject: [bct] Re: This is cool
>
>
> Hey Neal and all,
>
> I wouldn't say we're being overly negative; we're just living in reality
and
> expressing just a tad of frustration at Google's willingness to do
something
> cute but unhelpful while utterly failing to address issues that result in
> our exclusion.
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Neal Ewers" <neal.ewers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2006 12:00 PM
> Subject: [bct] Re: This is cool
>
>
> > Joni, thanks for the positive outlook you show.  It is a brighter flame
> > than you know in the midst of recent darkness on this list.  And by the
> > way, I hope your week at work gets better.  I will light another candle
> > for you.
> >
> >
> > Neal
> >
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: blindcooltech-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > [mailto:blindcooltech-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Joni Colver
> > Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2006 12:55 PM
> > To: blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [bct] Re: This is cool
> >
> >
> > There is an alt tag (excuse me if I am using the incorrect language
> > because
> > I am not into web development) that announces the graphical
> > representation
> > of the word google so a screen reader can read it.  Just trying to share
> > a
> > little enthusiasm for the recognition of Louis Braille's birthday.
> > Sorry to
> > cause everyone to be grouchy.  I want to see graphical verification
> > dealt
> > with as much as anyone else.  You are entitled to your viewpoint and I
> > am
> > having such a difficult week at work myself that I just enjoyed the
> > little
> > diversion.  It was a little candle flicker, but, if you would rather
> > curse
> > the darkness ...
> >
> > Joni
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Graham Lewis" <Graham.Lewis@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2006 12:41 PM
> > Subject: [bct] Re: This is cool
> >
> >
> > Forgive me for being a bit of a grouch here but what is the point of a
> > graphic of a braille message?  A meaningless gesture if you ask me.  Not
> >
> > that anybody ever does.
> >
> > Happy New Year everybody.
> >
> >>>> lynnette_tatum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx 01/04/06 06:31pm >>>
> > Wow!  That really is cool!
> > Lynnette
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: "Joni Colver" <joni.colver@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: "BCT" <blindcooltech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Wednesday, January 04, 2006 1:00 PM
> > Subject: [bct] This is cool
> >
> >
> >> If you are reading this on January 4, check out google.  I love it!
> >>
> >> Joni
> >>
> >>
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
> >
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