<textarea rows=10 cols=60>
hehehe Point well made.
Now, to be fair, you *did* make the thing tiny and forbade
the horizontal scrollbar (with "wrap=physical"). I
understand the actual idea as: allow the *viewer* to control
the size of the box, not the poster.
I must admit, though...even while defending the idea, I
would probably not choose to utilize the feature.
Perhaps if the code would automagically use a textarea
when a monk has submitted code wider than a certain
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