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Which bad behaviour most deserves an electric shock?
I don't mind this. Even if the added post was pointless, it lets newcomers (and oldcomers who forgot about it) see the thread that they would usually otherwise never see.
While trying to explain palindromes to my alien friend, he asked "Eks, aeh dneirf neilay motsem-ordni lapnial p xeot gni y rtelihw?"
What can I say? Palindromes are rasemordnilapyasinactahw~
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System V - Interface definition, 1986
Z80 Assembly Language Programming, 1979
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The C Primer, 1983
Interactive Fortran 77, A Hands on Approach, 1984
Perl.1 man page, 1991
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