I just coincidentally happened to catch this on Server Fault a couple days ago. A couple minutes after my comment, he added the bolded edit at the bottom:
Ironically, I saw it fit to place this post in both the "IT Pro" and "IT (Not Very) Pro" categories simultaneously. Not sure how you mistake "posting on a public web forum" with "sending a private email." Oh well. I got a chuckle out of it.