It's a parameter declaration...
"Kathy Burke" <kathyburke40attbi.com> wrote in message
news:eopFIV9VDHA.1872TK2MSFTNGP12.phx.gbl...> I just don't get what the () after the sub name does...kind of stupid
> question, but it would be nice to understand it. Thanks.
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