[CoLoCo] For all the hackers.....

Neal McBurnett neal at bcn.boulder.co.us
Wed Oct 3 05:14:59 BST 2007


On Tue, Oct 02, 2007 at 10:10:05PM -0600, Neal McBurnett wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 02, 2007 at 09:53:08PM -0600, NICK VERBECK wrote:
> > On 10/2/07, phillip tribble <phillip.tribble at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > http://imagechan.com/img/img.php?id=3727
> 
> > I love it.
> 
> Brevity is nice.  But when neither the original poster, nor the
> replyer, give any info or reminders of what the link is about, we may
> have to revisit it not once but twice to remember what the
> conversation is even about.  And do it all again some day if we run
> across it again.  Like that old joke about the folks who tell jokes by
> number since they all are so used to them.  Boring.  No fun from my
> perspective.
> 
> And besides that, I like know what it is about sites the people liked.
> 
> So I'd love it if folks provided at least a bit of insightful
> commentary (to quote slashdot....)
> 
> And yeah, I'll be nice.  This is that cute comic about hacker movies
> vs reality.	  Which is so true....

And what I was really hoping was that this was Nick saying he had seen
Rinchen's equally obscure URL tip from IRC

  http://fridge.ubuntu.com/node/1149

and that Nick was putting it on the coloco site....

(Ubuntu countdown timer: +1)

> -Neal



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