The Unit (was: One-upsmanship (was: Secret Mac))

From: James B. DiGriz <>
Date: Thu Apr 18 15:15:18 2002

Roger Merchberger wrote:
> Rumor has it that Sellam Ismail may have mentioned these words:
>>Are you pronouncing it correctly, i.e. "tsoo-zeh"? Or in the Greek "Zeus"
> We could pull a Linus Torvalds and say "I don't care how it's said as long
> as everyone uses it! ;-)
> (provided, of course, everyone could at least recognize either enunciation,
> and not bastardize it beyond that... I have a friend who's actually quite
> good with computers still says he's got an 800 MegaHurt machine...
> otherwise my vote is with the German enunciation; it still irks me to hear
> people call those German sports cars a "porch")
> Laterz,
> Roger "Merch" Merchberger
> --
> Roger "Merch" Merchberger --- sysadmin, Iceberg Computers
> Recycling is good, right??? Ok, so I'll recycle an old .sig.
> If at first you don't succeed, nuclear warhead
> disarmament should *not* be your first career choice.

Or even "porsch". Of course, that's better than what some people called
my 914, mit der ob-topical D-jetronic analog injection computer, before
I dusted them off in it. :-)

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