Beefy Boxes and Bandwidth Generously Provided by pair Networks
Don't ask to ask, just ask
 
PerlMonks  

Re: Re: Re: Acronyms seen in the Monastery

by blue_cowdawg (Monsignor)
on Dec 29, 2003 at 16:38 UTC ( #317465=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Re: Acronyms seen in the Monastery
in thread Acronyms seen in the Monastery

      I believe the phrase originated as a reference to the English Queen.

I seem to remember that as well. I also remember one of the British shows (Rumpold of the Bailey?) that shows here in the states on PBS having its main character refer to his wife that way. I started seeing it in other chat contexts as well prior to my being with PM.

The phrase and its associated abbreviation have gotten around.


Peter L. Berghold -- Unix Professional
Peter at Berghold dot Net
   Dog trainer, dog agility exhibitor, brewer of fine Belgian style ales. Happiness is a warm, tired, contented dog curled up at your side and a good Belgian ale in your chalice.


Comment on Re: Re: Re: Acronyms seen in the Monastery

Log In?
Username:
Password:

What's my password?
Create A New User
Node Status?
node history
Node Type: note [id://317465]
help
Chatterbox?
and the web crawler heard nothing...

How do I use this? | Other CB clients
Other Users?
Others wandering the Monastery: (10)
As of 2014-11-26 07:50 GMT
Sections?
Information?
Find Nodes?
Leftovers?
    Voting Booth?

    My preferred Perl binaries come from:














    Results (164 votes), past polls