Re: why must Debian call Taiwan a "Province of China"?
On Sat, 10 Apr 2004 19:46:03 +1000
Russell Coker <email@example.com> wrote:
> "North Holland" (Noord Holland) and "South Holland" (Zuid Holland) are
> two provinces of the Netherlands, the people in those provinces tend
> to not mind the entire country being mis-named, while people who live
> in other provinces are more interested in correcting it.
> Below is a URL containing a map of the provinces of the Netherlands,
> it was the first result that google returned...
The first that turned up when googling for 'Netherlands province', hey?
Well that reinforces that other well known misconception about
Holland, it's all about marijuana and mushrooms ;)
(in Amsterdam, North-Holland, the Netherlands)