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Re: [vox] The 5 W's of "vox"...
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Re: [vox] The 5 W's of "vox"...



On Tue, 2002-05-14 at 20:24, Mark K. Kim wrote:
> On Tue, 14 May 2002, Melissa wrote:
> 
> > On Tue, 14 May 2002, Mark K. Kim wrote:
> >
> > >    - Whose idea was it to use the term "vox" for our mailing lists?
> >
> >
> > It was my idea.
> 
> It was my first guess... the linguist comes up with all the names... :)
> 
> > Marianne Waage went to an independent high school named
> > Nova and worked on the newspaper there, called Vox Nova.  I always thought
> > that was a clever name...  Voice of the school, the New Voice...
> 
> So is this list officially "Vox LUGOD"?
> 
> > When we were naming the officers (of which I also take credit for
> > root, devnull and the idea behind typescript) and what we were all
> > obviously in a giggly goofy mood.
> 
> If I may be frank... "root" and "typescript" are clever, but "/dev/null"

What?  Where do you think all our money /goes/? :-)

Micah

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