Date: Wed, 17 Jun 1998 14:03:26 -0500
From: Natalie Maynor
Subject: Re: e-mail/paper mail

> Whenever that was, the medium was still that much newer, and my sense
> is that "an e-mail" has become well established in the meantime. I
> personally use "an e-mail" probably several times a day. Is there
> anyone out there who would still find it unnatural?

Yes. I hear it occasionally, but it still sounds strange to me.
I would say "Send me e-mail" or "I got e-mail from him" or "I read
it in e-mail." Never with "an" inserted.
--Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]