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It's Sunday evening and Winston Fletcher is suffering computer rage

Heard the one about the bloke who sweated at his laptop all weekend writing an essential, vital, momentous document needed by crack of dawn Monday? He wrote and revised, cut and pasted, underlined and highlighted, formatted and reformatted, spell-checked and grammar-checked, tried three different fonts (opting for Times New Roman), put the headlines in 16 point and 12 point before settling on 14 point, began his paras with bullets, then asterisks, then dropped caps, then decided on indents and in the late, late darkness of Sunday night, when he was utterly exhausted and the document was utterly perfect he pressed…

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