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Re: Mix Masters

From:Lars Henrik Mathiesen <thorinn@...>
Date:Thursday, June 15, 2000, 1:19
> Date: Wed, 14 Jun 2000 17:13:24 -0400 > From: Mia <lilami@...>
> I am glad I wasn't the only one scratching my head at "mix > master". I figured after reading a few posts that it must be a > kitchen appliance, a mixer or a blender.
Well, I wouldn't have known last week either. But by coincidence I happened on an illustration of 'classical' kitchen gadgets in the Sunday paper. And there it was, a MixMaster. (I think 'eggbeater' is English military slang for a helicopter. 'Piskeris' is certainly used in Denmark). Lars Mathiesen (U of Copenhagen CS Dep) <thorinn@...> (Humour NOT marked)