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    Talking One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    Q: What does this mean: “Pieces of seven, pieces of seven!...”

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    A: Nothing — it’s a parroty error

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    Default Re: One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    I'll inflict that my software engineers tomorrow .

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    Default Re: One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    That's... awful.

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    Default Re: One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    See Victor Borge, Inflationary language.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WmpLUezDzoo

    It's just a variation.

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    Default Re: One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    There are only ten kinds of people in the world.

    Those who get that joke, and those who don’t.

    Peace,
    Robert

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    Default Re: One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    Quote Originally Posted by amish rob View Post
    There are only ten kinds of people in the world.

    Those who get that joke, and those who don’t.

    Peace,
    Robert
    See, now that’s funny!

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    Default Re: One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    Well that went well . Groans all around from the engineers, and a product manager who took about 15 seconds to "get it".

    Pete
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    Default Re: One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    Quote Originally Posted by cstevens View Post
    See, now that’s funny!
    Well, I’m either on or I’m off...

    Peace,
    I Promise To Stop

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    Default Re: One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    Quote Originally Posted by epoxyboy View Post
    Well that went well . Groans all around from the engineers, and a product manager who took about 15 seconds to "get it".

    Pete
    Yep, that's about what I would have expected.

    Quote Originally Posted by amish rob View Post
    Well, I’m either on or I’m off...

    Peace,
    I Promise To Stop

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    Default Re: One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    There are 2 kinds of people: those who can extrapolate
    "If it ain't broke, you're not trying." - Red Green

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    Default Re: One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    Quote Originally Posted by Garret View Post
    There are 2 kinds of people: those who can extrapolate
    And? And?

    And what’s the other kind?!

    Peace,
    Deep Thinker

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    Default Re: One for Treasure Island fans with low-level computer knowledge

    Those who can interpolate?

    "If it ain't broke, you're not trying." - Red Green

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