[linux-elitists] "they promised me a pony!"

Mike MacCana mmaccana@redhat.com
Sun Feb 6 03:58:18 PST 2005


Bob Bernstein wrote:

>On Sat, Feb 05, 2005 at 01:34:15PM -0800, Don Marti wrote:
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>>Elitists read faster than other people, but we can't watch cartoons 
>>faster than other people and that bugs us.
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>No, that's not it. Even if I had a "Fast" button, like I do on my
>plain old telephone answering machine, I would still be bugged by the
>idea that ALL THIS TECHNOLOGY is going only to bring really poor
>dumbed-down animations to me.
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>If you show me a Flash cartoon as good as Road Runner or Roger Rabbit,
>then maybe I'll get interested, but right now they're freakin'
>primitive and quite simply suck.
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Dunno if modern art is your thing, but if it is, you might like Flash 
Forward (GIYF).

Mike



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