Unwelcome mail

August 2, 1996

In an antidote to our "alumni to be proud of" series, Antithesis reports that Strathclyde University has one alumnus about whom it is certain not to boast. A copy of the University Review, sent to alumni, elicited the response: "Please remove me from your mailing list. Thank You. PS: Your University sucks, Bigtime. Which is why I left after nine months. So, no more rainforrest-wasting (sic) junk mail, OK!" Edinburgh University's graduate magazine, Edit, on the other hand, clearly has a much better class of correspondent, currently embroiled in an earnest debate on whether the word "most" takes a singular or plural verb.

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