This article is from the College marching band FAQ, by Adam Elman email@example.com, Meredith McClurg firstname.lastname@example.org, Patrick Neschleba email@example.com and Craig Moe firstname.lastname@example.org with numerous contributions by others.
Don't post right away. We aren't going anywhere. You should read any
newsgroup for at least a few weeks before posting, so that you can get a
feel for the average quality of discussion, the lingo that people use, and
the subject material covered in the group. Read the FAQ, too... ahh, you