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Re: Re: Perl in the pole position

by dada (Chaplain)
on Oct 22, 2002 at 09:49 UTC ( #207020=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re: Perl in the pole position
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What is/are talking moon operating systems?

I guess talking moon refers to Redmond (Mond == moon, reden == to talk).


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Re: Re: Re: Perl in the pole position
by seeker (Curate) on Oct 22, 2002 at 10:20 UTC
    Talking Moon - I love it. One the best euphemisms for the "Evil Empire" I've run across.

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Re: Re: Re: Perl in the pole position
by BrowserUk (Patriarch) on Oct 22, 2002 at 09:53 UTC

    I was pretty sure that it was referring to MS some how from the context, but I could not make the connection between MicroSoft and talking moon. The Redmond connection didn't even cross my mind. Thanks.

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