Since it keeps coming up in the comments, let’s just throw in a link to the Deteriorata, shall we?
I mean, for the sake of reference.
P.S. “Remember the Pueblo.” Good lord, but there’s a measure of one’s time on earth, isn’t it? If you remember it, you’re over 40. If you’re under 40, no months-long, constantly updated news event was ever less consequential in the long run.
Jeff said on June 19, 2004 at 6:30 pm
Gotta go with the original source material:
I noticed the nytimes obit when Cmdr. Lloyd Butcher died a few weeks ago and thought not of Deteriorata, but “i am so over 40.”
Ann said on June 20, 2004 at 12:28 pm
Not to mention that you don’t see a lot of punch cards warning you not to “bend, fold, spindle, or mutilate” any more.
Jeff said on June 20, 2004 at 2:46 pm
does that mean the stack of ibm punch card boxes with my compiler on them from CS 231 can go in the trash?
John Ritter said on June 21, 2004 at 7:49 am
“Rotate your tires”….that is profound wisom of the ages.