To me it seems that one "Sir Gallahad" made a post in ALL CAPS and SKeith went on to rant and rave about it in the newsgroup, and later went on to pat himself on the back for being so good at ranting and raving.
I dunno what it all means or anything (aside from that SKeith can be an ass). But it is interesting. So bonus for that.
It's pretty obvious that it was just a typo. Easy enough to make, I guess. What I found odd was that the letter from Colin Bowman on the main page didn't really say anything about the relaunch other than the following: (Boldface emphasis mine)