Re: "art", "Art" & anti-Art (was Re: conlangs as art (was: Re: Wikipedia:Verifiability - Mailing lists as sources
|From:||Sai Emrys <sai@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, February 27, 2008, 22:31|
On Tue, Feb 26, 2008 at 9:52 PM, John Quijada <jq_ithkuil@...> wrote:
> At least on the phono-orthographic front, Monty Python had this dadaist
> linguistic gem (I paraphrase):
> "Hello, Mr. Luxury Yacht."
> "That's not my name. I know it's spelled Luxury Yacht but it's actually
> pronounced Throat-Warbler Mangrove."
This reminds me of our conversations at the Bay Area meets about a
conlang with phonological wardrobing, spatial positioning, volume,
pauses, and color. ;-)
Parker linked me this: http://kisa.ca/oou.html
It reminds me a lot of the programming language BrainFuck (and in
turn, the Obfuscated C Code Competition).
/me wonders what an Obfuscated Conlang Competition would look like...