[Lvlug] Reasons to switch...
rignes at ptd.net
Sun Sep 18 09:37:20 EDT 2005
* Hanuman <fingolfin at thelinuxlink.net> [2005-09-17 15:47:03-0400]
> On Fri, 16 Sep 2005, Brian Reichert wrote:
> >* Brian K <bkuebler at gmail.com> [2005-09-16 17:20:15-0400]
> >> Thought you all might like this (hope you haven't seen it)
> >> http://www.nata2.info/humor/flash/switchlinux3.swf
> >> Brian
> >> 1. http://www.nata2.info/humor/flash/switchlinux3.swf
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> >>Lvlug at thelinuxlink.net
> >I've already seen it. But didn't mind watching it again.
> It sucked ass the first time and it still sucks. Here's why:
> Presently, I have garnered a lot of respect, especially amongst the
> senior students who are substantially more mature, than, say sophomores.
> (I think I know three sophomores who aren't total assholes.) School is
> actually a relatively pleasant time, at least compared to being at home.
> Let's keep it that way, and avoid the stereotype of a nasal hippyish
> 'Linsux' user who has to resort to Femmebots. We'd all benefit from that
> I think. What would be better to see is the High School Reunion:
> "An nyeong ha sae yo! Who's the King now, chump?" inspired of course by:
> "I can't help but snicker every time I see another bald, fat and
> impotent (you can tell just by looking at them) highschool jock mopping
> the floors in a bathroom. They'll never better themselves because
> they're just too damn stupid. When given the choice of academics or
> athletics, they chose athletics. They have nobody to blame but
> themselves. It's never too late for these dumbasses to pick up the
> pieces and get going, but they won't. They just don't have the ambition
> and they're too damn stupid. I can't emphasize this enough. Just too
I see what you are trying to say, but I think you are taking it a little to
seriously. This is, after all, just a joke. I'm PA Dutch and I don't get
upset in the slightest when someone makes a Dumb Dutchman joke. And I've never
seen a lawyer get up set about all those nasty jokes about them. (Yes, I know
a few lawyers.) My boss is Polish and /he/ makes the Pollock jokes half the
Besides, if we can't poke fun at ourselves then who can we poke fun at? This
seems to me as very obvious humor, and not anything close to a press release or
study or something that would have any /real/ impact.
Besides, it's our actions in the real world that make the difference, not some
silly humor animation.
She is not refined. She is not unrefined. She keeps a parrot.
-- Mark Twain
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