The Creator Of Usent

Discussion in 'Australia Photography' started by Rev. Newt Zest, Mar 5, 2008.

  1. No, silly, at the Palace Backpackers. (Emphasis on once.)
    Wolfy 'Dial-up' Wildeblood, Mar 8, 2008
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    Big LN Guest

    Oh, I see. You must've been chuffed to have visited the city that claims to
    have invented the internet. Why didn't they spell it XXXXXXXX seeing as they
    spell beer as XXXX?

    Big LN, Mar 8, 2008
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  3. I think that's a joke they play on "Southerners". They also have a
    product called XXXX Gold, wich one would assume is a premium version
    of XXXX, but it's actually just canned seawater.
    Wolfy 'Dial-up' Wildeblood, Mar 8, 2008
  4. exactly!!
    Atheist Chaplain, Mar 8, 2008
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    James Hanson Guest

    James Hanson, Mar 9, 2008
  6. and what about all the other REAL Usenet servers on the web that are outside
    US jurisdiction, the ones that will politely say "**** you" when a US court
    asks them to remove something from the DISTRIBUTED DATABASE that is Usenet.
    Douggie is so clueless (for someone who apparently ran a Linux Shop and
    wrote security apps for it) that he thinks Google owns Usenet (I couldn't be
    bothered to find the little titbit that Douggie said to Steven Brooks,
    something along the lines of "what will you do when Google is forced by
    legislation to remove the lies and crap by posters like you" (insert more
    name calling as per Douggie))
    for someone that apparently ran a BBS he sure knows sweet FA about the way
    the net (and Usenet in particular) works.
    Atheist Chaplain, Mar 9, 2008
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    James Hanson Guest

    I feel he has no idea on much.
    As I mentioned earlier, is he a hit and run troll? He stated he
    invented usenet and hasn't been sighted since. Is this how he works,
    appear with an unkillfiled name Post a troll such as I invented
    usenet then hide for a few weeks?

    I had people in stitches at a wedding last night telling them about his
    'They are too gutless to confront me' comment then running to the police
    when someone said post your address then I will confront you.
    James Hanson, Mar 9, 2008
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    Horry Guest

    Last-minute speech-writing?
    Horry, Mar 9, 2008
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    James Hanson Guest

    Did I say I made or wrote a speech?

    (FYI - The hyphen is dead)
    James Hanson, Mar 9, 2008
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    Horry Guest

    You disrupted a wedding ceremony by telling Usenet jokes?
    Oh the irony.
    Horry, Mar 9, 2008
  11. Did someone mention dash-and-run trolls.
    Wolfy 'Dial-up' Wildeblood, Mar 9, 2008
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    Horry Guest

    dah dit dah dah dah

    di di di dit dah di di di dit
    Horry, Mar 9, 2008
  13. No, I've forgotten all my Morse, Horry. Use it or lose it, as they
    say. I've also forgotten plain English. WTF is "dash-and-run" supposed
    to mean? obviously I meant something-and-dash. I wonder what the
    something was? Early onset senility is such a tragedy.
    Wolfy 'Dial-up' Wildeblood, Mar 9, 2008
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    Horry Guest

    Slash and dash?

    [FYI - The hyphen and round brackets are dead]
    Horry, Mar 9, 2008
  15. Yeah, anyway, I should be back in Adelaide for a couple of days soon.
    Any chance of claiming my soy latte and pie floater this time?
    Wolfy 'Dial-up' Wildeblood, Mar 9, 2008
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    Horry Guest


    I'm not sure it's even possible to buy soy lattes in Adelaide.
    Horry, Mar 9, 2008
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    ArseClown Guest

    WRONG. douglas created usenet......and the internet.


    Score:: =-9999
    Message-ID: googlegroups
    ArseClown, Mar 11, 2008
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    Steve Brooks Guest

    And designed the modern space shuttle, often if he slips up with a sock
    name he will tell you he was using the laptop on the shuttle. I think
    that one is 'Sarina Sarin'
    Steve Brooks, Mar 11, 2008
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    Annika1980 Guest

    D-Mac created ALL of the internets!

    And Linux.
    D-Mac always wears a Red Hat ... that should tell ya something.

    D-Mac also won the America's Cup yachting race like 12 years in a row.

    D-Mac invented interpolation algorithms that were later sold to
    Samsung and then became the basis for Genuine Fractals.

    D-Mac invented the canvas print.

    D-Mac owns most of Australia.

    The tides rise and fall at D-Mac's command.

    D-Mac is Australia's most highly sought-after Professional Wedding
    Photographer with over 82 years experience..... in a row.

    D-Mac invented the digital camera and then sold the rights to Kodak.

    Pelicans love D-Mac.

    D-Mac invented Pelicans.

    Adobe Photoshop was actually a spin-off of a program D-Mac developed
    called Crappy Draw.

    Before D-Mac, all computer monitors only had two colors.

    D-Mac has sold more photos on EBAY than Ansel Adams.

    D-Mac invented EBAY, although it was formerly called ESCAM.

    D-Mac's Seller Rating on EBAY is 956,164,558,998,100,294.3

    D-Mac's cat can whip your dog.

    D-Mac loans Bill Gates money.
    Annika1980, Mar 11, 2008
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    Steve Brooks Guest

    Hahahaha I have tears. Too funny
    Steve Brooks, Mar 11, 2008
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