On Tue, Jun 12, 2001 at 04:51:37PM +0100, Bernard Tyers wrote:
> On Tue, 12 Jun 2001, kevin lyda wrote:
> > > i disagree with that one.
> > > Americans (any I have had the pleasure of meeting) don't really understand
> > > sarcasm.
> > so where are you from in the states?
> the people's republic of waterford! long live Davy Mac!
> No disrespect ment Kevin, its just an observation I have made quite often.
ah, no worries. i am beginning to wonder if you have a different
definition for sarcasm however.
> Americans seem to take things at face value. Noone says "hang on your
> taking the piss"..must be the political correctness fetish (TM) [*]
i think that phrase probably relates to a different fetish over there.
Maintained by the ILUG website team. The aim of Linux.ie is to
support and help commercial and private users of Linux in Ireland. You can
display ILUG news in your own webpages, read backend
information to find out how. Networking services kindly provided by HEAnet, server kindly donated by
Dell. Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds,
used with permission. No penguins were harmed in the production or maintenance
of this highly praised website. Looking for the
Indian Linux Users' Group? Try here. If you've read all this and aren't a lawyer: you should be!