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The rest of my profile (Re: The profile of a conlanger)

From:Paul Bennett <paul.bennett@...>
Date:Friday, October 29, 1999, 15:55
Mia writes>>>>>>
Paul Bennett wrote:
> > This classifies "temprament types" into 16 groups, and though this kind of > labelling can easily be denigrated, IMO it might be at the very least fun to
> if we can add another trait to the "profile of an average conlanger" that was > apparently arrived at a while ago. Lars mentioned it when we were in London, > and IIRC it went a little like this: > > male > non-hetrosexual > left-handed > goatee-wearing > dark-haired
I think that we'd have to have that discussion all over again now, since I think it represented the general likely traits of conlangers subscribed to CONLANG at that particular time. The demographics may have shifted. <<<<<< Ok, here goes (in addition to INTP): -----BEGIN CONLANGER CODE BLOCK----- Version: 1.0 (plus some mods as per Geek Code) CIT$ !l cA:R:N:? a+ y n2d:2d RC++++ A-- E L- N? Icm k+ ia---:++ p++(---) m+ o P--- d++(--) b<++++ Wenetaic ------END CONLANGER CODE BLOCK------ -----BEGIN GEEK CODE BLOCK----- Version: 3.12 (approximately) GIT$ b++(---) s-:+ a-- C++++ UA+++ P+ L E--- W+ N+(++) o? K? w+(---) O M-- !V PS+ PE Y+ PGP t+ 5 X+ R tv+++ b+++ DI++ D+ G(-) e@ h(++)! r++ y+ ------END GEEK CODE BLOCK------ ************************************************************* This email and any files transmitted with it are confidential and intended solely for the use of the individual or entity to whom they are addressed. If you have received this email in error please notify the sender. This footnote also confirms that this email message has been scanned for the presence of computer viruses. *************************************************************