Originally Posted by Richard Herley
It's much too late now, but maybe the text itself should be called an "etext" and a dedicated device for displaying it (as opposed to a general purpose computer) should be an "ebook". What a rats' nests is English usage!
heh, actually i completely agree with you, and received detailed counter arguments in this other thread
(in the rare non-absurd posts).
i'm glad to see i'm not the only one who sees the logic in that...