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> if one is a touch-typist, vim makes you very efficient at editing text...

And if all you want to do is edit text, vi(m) is a fine editor.

Emacs big win is that it does so, so much more.   It's like debating
your clock vs. your computer because you can tell the current time
with both.

And, I apologize for adding to this way too off topic thread.