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OT: Humor: was Re: Profiles (WAS: Re: Conlang-to-body-shape connections)

From:Wesley Parish <wes.parish@...>
Date:Saturday, April 12, 2003, 10:17
If I was to do such a profile, I would also have "humor" as one of my
interests, though my humor is probably more "arcane" than most peoples' - I
started by translating the title words of "Microsoft Windows" - as I thought
they should be translated:

Just pop along the lines to the

for my translation of "Soft" = "Wairangi", and you'll see I haven't taken
"Micro" "Soft" all that seriously.  I also got it posted on TheInquirer as a
press release, and won't be able to plead either insanity or April-the-First,

Wesley Parish

On Saturday 12 April 2003 07:55 pm, you wrote:
> Name: Daniel A. Wier > City, Country: Lufkin, Texas, United States of America (moving to Austin in > a month) > Date of Birth: 17 January 1971 > Profession: Disabled (hopefully not forever) > Conlangs: Tech (Classical/Modern Standard and the spoken dialects), "Pig" > (aka Big Six IAL), the mixed languages Chernorussian and Arabrew -- but > nothing is near complete yet... > Other Interests: Music, literature, movies, television, culture, history, > health, mathematics, physical science, activism, politics, religion, sex, > food, humor, shopping > Links: new homepage coming soon > Email: or
-- Mau e ki, "He aha te mea nui?" You ask, "What is the most important thing?" Maku e ki, "He tangata, he tangata, he tangata." I reply, "It is people, it is people, it is people."


Isaac Penzev <isaacp@...>Humor: was Re: Profiles
Jan van Steenbergen <ijzeren_jan@...>