cow-orkers Was: Re: Estimated Price Of A "Classic" PDP-8?

From: Witchy <>
Date: Tue Jan 27 18:03:03 2004

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> Subject: Re: cow-orkers Was: Re: Estimated Price Of A "Classic" PDP-8?
> Well, one thing about cow-orkers seems certain: some cow-orkers are
> obnoxious enough that they ought not be trusted around cows, other
> livestock, women, children, and various smaller animals. I don't know
> what it means to ork a cow (of either the bovine or human variety),
> and I don't want to know, but somehow it doesn't sound at all
> pleasant.

Us inhabitants of the interweb messageboard known as adopted
orking as 'an animal with its nose too close to the camera lens', hence:

Thereafter we came up with 'cow-orker', not knowing it was already in


Adrian/Witchy - possibly the UK's biggest online computer museum - ex-monthly gothic shenanigans :o(
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