> Ok. Thankyou for lesson 1. Now I am curious about
> selective quoting for any particular part of the
> post I am quoting?
Tom, look at the row of icons across the top of the box you type in. See the quotation marks, fifth from the right? Click on that icon. A dialog box opens, with the choice of putting in the name of the person you're going to quote. If you don't want to do that, just click OK, and then look at where you're typing. The [ quote ][ /quote ] formatting tags appear. Put the text you want to quote between them, then look at your preview. What you put there, appears in a box, like this:
This is what I'm talking about, Tom!
Give it a try!