just out of curiosity, is irony wasted on you?
In message <[log in to unmask]>, "Christopher L. Byrne, Director" writes:
> You said:
>> 4. Search engines really get me : 'Yahoo' was started by a bunch of
>> intellectual elites, and some of the other's are far too
>> commercially orientated to benefit our development. Those of us
>> with less grey matter could more easily identify with a name like
>> za.zoo*, and aardvark.co.za for environmentally friendly searching.
> I hardly think I would classify the founders of "Yahoo!" as intellectual
> elites, just computer nerds in Jeans who had an idea and did well with
> it...and Yahoo!
First of all, if yahoo's founders aren't the intellectual elite, then
I don't know who is.
That you would call people who revolutionized the Internet as a "just
some nerds who had an idea" defies comprehension. This is not your
high school any more where you need to win a popularity contest.
And what's wrong with Jeans in the first place?
> and what is wrong with commercial? It has to be paid for
He never said there is anything wrong with commercial. Read the
paragraph above again, mabye.
> Ducking from any flames,
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