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Re: Is there a Javamonks?

by inman (Curate)
on Feb 21, 2006 at 08:17 UTC ( #531644=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Is there a Javamonks?

Not quite what you were looking for but I read a funny story in the paper this morning about domain names that can be misread.

A certain (now hyphenated) website called used to be called which can be read as "Expert Sex Change". Go figure.

More on this from snopes

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Re^2: Is there a Javamonks?
by bigmacbear (Monk) on Feb 22, 2006 at 00:15 UTC

    In the category of easily misread domain names:

    A.G. Edwards has been running commercials about financial planning for retirement, which leads to the crowning irony: could be read as "aged wards".

    IOW, if you don't invest with us, in your old age you will be a ward of the state. :-(

      And how about choosexcolor program?

      My eyes are twisted. The only meaning I got is "choo sex color" :-)

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[shmem]: your scanner is pre-loaded ;-)
[shmem]: anyways, do as is your wont. I won't fight western hypocresy anymore - for today. Let's call that a day, and done.
[erix]: yeah, scanning pre-loaded. I wouldn't have it any other way. As I say, my attention is a rare commodity, jealously guarded.
[erix]: ok, ok. happy pipe-dreams :P
[shmem]: have a good time inside your information bubble.

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