Bitsavers size in historical units
ard at p850ug1.demon.co.uk
Mon May 4 13:26:37 CDT 2009
> You and me both. The people who came up with that need to be
> beaten severely. Then they need to find a hobby to take up their
> obvious excess of free time so they won't try something like this again.
The stocks and/or pillory would seem to come in rather handy here :-)
> The other one that really gets me was the (thankfully short-lived)
> effort to replace the traditional "master/slave" ATA terminology with
> "master/subordinate", because some professionally offended person
> couldn't handle even the mention of the word "slave".
ARGH!!!. I assume they're not well-educated enough to want to rename
Let's hope they never get their hands on physics. They'd have a field day
with the term for 'the spectrum of radiation emitted by a perfect
absorber at temperature T' :-)
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