overheard in #email
Programming email can leave you a bit … touched. Here are some recent gems
<dave0> To bounce, or not to bounce <dave0> that is the question <dave0> whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer <dave0> the slings and arrows of outrageous NDRs <dave0> or by opposing, end them
It’s a poetry contest he wants, is it?
<rjbs> what a piece of work is mime <rjbs> how nested in structure <rjbs> how infinite in quirkiness <rjbs> in form and encoding how completely execrable <rjbs> the paragon of feature creep <rjbs> and yet to me <rjbs> what is the quintessence of wtf
Have we gone too far? No.
<confound> well, writing a poem about mime is pretty wtf <dave0> I think a poem about MIME would need to be something epic and full of angry, capricious Norse gods <rjbs> multipart/epicpoem <rjbs> Das MIMErdämmerungenlied <rjbs> stanza*1*=latin-1'q'no_no'Das=20MIMErd=E4mmerungenlied <dave0> ; format=opera
Trust us. It’s hilarious.
Written on October 20, 2008