Scrounging - was Floating point routines for the 6809

Tony Duell ard.p850ug1 at
Wed Mar 29 12:07:28 CDT 2017

On Wed, Mar 29, 2017 at 6:01 PM, Chuck Guzis via cctalk
<cctalk at> wrote:

> Or the time an English co-worker related the story surrounding her
> initial job interval in the US.  She described the stunned look on the
> face of the desk clerk at the local Holiday Inn when she asked to be
> knocked up at 7:30 the next morning.

Another one....

An English lady had a lot of explaining to do when she asked
'Where can I buy a joint for the weekend'. In England, 'joint'
often means a piece of meat for roasting, not a cigarette
containing drugs.


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