Intellectual 'PROPERTY'

From: Stan Barr <>
Date: Mon Jan 20 14:56:01 2003


Sellam Ismail <> said:

> I coined the term "Indigen" as a good replacement but a friend who is
> descended from the indigenous peoples of what is now known as North
> America pointed out to me that it sounds too close to "indigent".

That's pretty much what the French called the natives of North America
- "les indigenes".

Of course they're not *really* indigenous, having walked over from
Eastern Asia :-)
Stan Barr
The future was never like this!
Received on Mon Jan 20 2003 - 14:56:01 GMT

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