Re: Hmmm. A question. Was [Re: Debian is losing its users]
On Sun, Mar 30, 2008 at 03:13:46AM +1300, Chris Bannister <email@example.com> was heard to say:
> On Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 08:30:16PM -0700, Daniel Burrows wrote:
> > are searching for completely unrelated terms (say, "Barack Obama" or
> > "gravid platypus" ) more than they used to.
> > Daniel
> >  I think the next Ubuntu release should be named "gravid platypus",
> > don't you? ;-)
> They tend to use the same first letter, so "gravid gorilla" or "poncy
Of course, the thing that's amusing about platypuses (platypi?) is
that they are, in fact, never gravid. Sadly, none of the monotremes
have a name that starts with "g", so that rules this joke out (unless
someone knows a synonym for "gravid" starting with "p" or "e").
I'd fall back to "gravid giraffe", which is at least an amusing mental