{Spam?} Re: [linux-elitists] Ubuntu Love

Sean Neakums sneakums@teh.entar.net
Sat Dec 18 09:07:12 PST 2004


"D. Joe Anderson" <deejoe@raccoon.com> writes:

> On Sat, Dec 18, 2004 at 03:05:18PM +0000, Michael Montaigne wrote:
>> Ah, back to the hustings...
>> 
>> On Thu, Dec 16, 2004 at 11:52:25PM -0800, Teh Entar-Nick wrote:
>> 
>> > 	"Varvaros" was the term the Greeks made up for anyone who
>> > didn't speak Greek.  It was originally onomatopoeia, mimicking someone
>> > going "varr varr varr".  Since we're not speaking Greek, nearly all
>> > our words are barbarous by definition.  
>> 
>> But you fall victim to the genetic fallacy, confusing the
>> origins and development of a thing with the thing itself.
>
> Wait.  Weren't *you* just doing that, a post or two back in the
> thread?

I say we nuke the shite from orbit.  It's the only way to be sure.




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