Re: greek pun?
|From:||Raymond Brown <ray.brown@...>|
|Date:||Friday, December 10, 1999, 18:59|
At 4:19 pm -0600 9/12/99, Ed Heil wrote:
>Oh, and the modern Greek speaker in question thinks it's stupid to
>represent Microsoft as "Mikrosophos," and finds the whole thing
>stupid. So either this whole thing fails for modern Greek speakers or
>he's got a poor sense of humor.
I suspect the latter - or a fan of Bill Gates (or both)
>Well, *I* thought it was funny. :)
Me too :)
A mind which thinks at its own expense
will always interfere with language.
[J.G. Hamann 1760]