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Re: OT - Programming Languages w/o English Syntax



On Mon, 20 Oct 2003 12:44:49 -0500, 
Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net> wrote in message 
<1066671889.30013.228.camel@haggis>:

> On Mon, 2003-10-20 at 09:05, Arnt Karlsen wrote:
> > On Mon, 20 Oct 2003 07:35:22 -0500, 
> > Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net> wrote in message 
> > <1066653321.30017.209.camel@haggis>:
> > 
> > > On Sun, 2003-10-19 at 21:48, Arnt Karlsen wrote:
> > > > On Sun, 19 Oct 2003 12:03:06 -0500, 
> > > > Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net> wrote in message 
> > > > <1066582986.30013.25.camel@haggis>:
> > > > 
> > > > > On Sun, 2003-10-19 at 08:19, Arnt Karlsen wrote:
> > > > > > On Sun, 19 Oct 2003 05:51:16 -0500, 
> > > > > > Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net> wrote in message 
> > > > > > <1066560676.28502.15.camel@haggis>:
> > > > > > 
> > > > > > > On Sun, 2003-10-19 at 00:03, Arnt Karlsen wrote:
> > > > > > > > On Sat, 18 Oct 2003 17:12:15 -0500, 
> > > > > > > > John Hasler <john@dhh.gt.org> wrote in message 
> > > > > > > > <873cdq42m8.fsf@toncho.dhh.gt.org>:
> > > > > > > > 
> > > > > > > > > Pigeon writes:
> > > [snip]
> > > > > > Red China Communism came from where?  ;-)
> > > > > 
> > > > > So the idea came from Germany, and then got twisted from
> > > > > Marx's idea of revolt by workers in the Industrial Revolution
> > > > > to justifi- cation of mass starvation (in the 1950s) of
> > > > > peasants and then the Cultural Revolution, while Mao was
> > > > > living like an Emperor.
> > > > 
> > > > ..bravo, not bad.  Not at all bad.   ;-)
> > > > 
> > > > > Face it: where ever you go, there are people who are ambitious
> > > > > and hard working enough to move "up the ladder", whether that
> > > > > be in a semi-capitalistic or "communal" system, and a
> > > > > democracy/republic or an authoritarian state.  Every one else
> > > > > just wants their rice bowl.
> > > > 
> > > > ..yeah, billions is thrown into modifying rice genome to get it
> > > > to do what an avocado a day can do for your health, I dunno
> > > > about the rest of mankind, myself I like exciting food, but I
> > > > think I'd prefer an avocado a day in a rice diet, over an 100%
> > > > rice diet, especially if the rice is genetically modified to "do
> > > > what an avocado a day can do for your health", but then again,
> > > > that's just me.  ;-)
> > > 
> > > You're right, but, given the shrinking farm land from exploding
> > > populations, a food stuff that does double duty would be very
> > > useful.
> > > 
> > > Of course, a Modest Proposal to solve the population problem might
> > > be of some use.
> >  
> > ..looks like it's being taken care of.
> 
> Ok, I'll bite: You know of places where there's widespread cannibalism
> of infants?

..only _potentially_, try search the 4 Geneva Conventions and their 
Protocols Additional for that well known term.   ;-)

-- 
..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt... ;-)
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
  Scenarios always come in sets of three: 
  best case, worst case, and just in case.



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