What is it?
A world-wide "bulletin-board" system with thousands of "newsgroups."
Some are beer and brewing-related.
They tend to attract a lot of "SPAM."
Subject: Re: alt.beer vs. rec.food.drink.beer Date: Thu, 05 Sep 1996 09:04:29 -0400 From: Jason_Pastorius@brown.edu (Jason Pastorius) Newsgroups: rec.food.drink.beer In article <322E5F9F.12B7@wam.umd.edu>, chris steinig <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > What is the difference between rec.food.drink.beer and > alt.beer if any? Other than the fact that there is less > junk in this group. > -- > -chris > ---------------------- > email@example.com > http://www.wam.umd.edu/~steinig Seems you've answered your own question, Chris. -- Jason Pastorius Brown University Jason_Pastorius@brown.edu