Originally Posted by devnull69
afaik a "pedant" is someone who puts a lot of emphasis on details and who also expects that from others.
Heh! That's a *REALLY* kind definition.
Usually, "pedant" is used in a derogatory sense, meaning somebody is anal retentive about every little thing. That's probably closer to the truth for me. <grin/> (Or, as my wife would say, "yeah, about everything that doesn't matter.")