Re: fake names

Subject: Re: fake names
From: "Martin R. Soderstrom" <scribbler1382 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2002 12:19:24 -0400

Wow, what an incredible waste of time. <boggle>

<greg -dot- hamill -at- teradyne -dot- com> wrote in message news:163384 -at- techwr-l -dot- -dot- -dot-
> > From: "Alex Silbajoris" <alsilba -at- hotmail -dot- com>
> > Date: Mon, 22 Jul 2002 13:19:44 +0000
> > X-Message-Number: 8
> > >Subject: RE: About Themes for Fake Names
> >> From: "Dick Margulis " <margulis -at- mail -dot- fiam -dot- net>
> >
> > >Here's a thought: Why don't we create an OFFICIAL TECHWR-L LIST OF
> > >NAMES for the use of anyone who wants it.
> > Loren Ipsum?
> We are also concerned with the issue of nondiscrimination (sexism,
> nationalism) and usage of real names in our documents. A series of fake
> names might be useful. However, we're planning on opening a phone book for
> a random first name and ANOTHER random last name. It might be slightly
> biased toward "American" names, but in any major city phone book, you
> should find names for an international audience.
> Greg

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