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Subject:RE: A Long Time Ago From:"Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Tue, 18 Sep 2007 14:39:33 -0400
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bill Swallow
> Sent: Tuesday, September 18, 2007 2:04 PM
> To: Richard Lewis
> Cc: TechWrl list
> Subject: Re: A Long Time Ago
> Can we get back on topic, please? I don't see
> value in debating the hypothetical surrounding
> John's example. For all we know, they could
> have reverted back to using carrier pigeons
> and roasting elephants in the employee lounge.
Besides, John's company is in the Northeast. Elephant roasts
("e-roasts") were much more common in the California dot-bombs, where
they had the really big employee lounges. Actually, the tech pubs
department at Google might *still* have the occasional Friday e-roast.
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