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Re: Show and 6.0
I've just read the three most recent posts in this thread (as they appear in my newsreader anyway), and I'd suggest that what is most interesting about them is the very substantial _differences_ in interpretation and emphasis and viewpoint between these posts --- in fact, I think they fairly could be described as very considerable contradictions --- especially between the posts by David Park and Bill Rowe. And examining the Help for ";" shows how inadequate it is for resolving these differing viewpoints. And all of this, by illustrating the potential for confusion that can arise at even this elementary level of Mathematica input syntax, and the differing impressions that users can form, emphasizes once again the need for clear and helpful and much better _user_ education and documentation (as contrasted to formal or reference documentation). And, just to flog the horse once more, how poorly WRI has met this need.