Re: CHAT: Ampersands
|From:||Keith Gaughan <kmgaughan@...>|
|Date:||Monday, January 27, 2003, 10:02|
Christophe Grandsire <christophe.grandsire@...> wrote:
It goes well beyond that! Take a peek at http://www.catseye.mb.ca/
Ceci n'est pas une .sig.
> En réponse à John Cowan <jcowan@...>:
> > In the list of silly names used by the INTERCAL programming language
> > (INTERCAL obviously stands for "Computer Language With No
> > Pronounceable
> > Acronym"), such as "spark" for apostrophe and "rabbit ears" for double
> > quote, the name "ampersand" is considered sufficiently silly to be
> > used
> > unchanged. See http://catb.org/~esr/intercal
> This looks extremely fun! Hey, Czhang-style conlanging seems to be also present
> among programming language makers ;))))) .