RE: Politically Correct Holiday Poem

Subject: RE: Politically Correct Holiday Poem
From: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>
To: "Peter Neilson" <neilson -at- windstream -dot- net>, "Bruce Megan \(ST-CO/ENG2.2\)" <Megan -dot- Bruce -at- us -dot- bosch -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 23 Dec 2009 10:38:02 -0700

Peter Neilson wrote:

> Bruce Megan (ST-CO/ENG2.2) wrote:
> [pome ommmited]
> > Copyright; Author Unknown
> Um, how does "Author Unknown" secure a copyright?

Good question. A bit of Google-fu revealed that the author is not
unknown -- at least not to everyone. :-)

At Jokes2Go (, it's posted with
the following copyright notice:

Notice: This poem is copyright 1992 by Harvey Ehrlich. It is free to
distribute, without changes, as long as this notice remains intact.
All follow-ups, requests, comments, questions, distribution rights, etc
should be made to mduhan -at- husc -dot- harvard -dot- edu . Happy Holidays!

Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
Polycom, Inc.
richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom


Are you looking for one documentation tool that does it all? Author,
build, test, and publish your Help files with just one easy-to-use tool.
Try the latest Doc-To-Help 2009 v3 risk-free for 30-days at:

Help & Manual 5: The all-in-one help authoring tool. True single- sourcing --
generate 8 different formats and as many different versions as you need
from just one project. Fast and intuitive.

You are currently subscribed to TECHWR-L as archive -at- web -dot- techwr-l -dot- com -dot-

To unsubscribe send a blank email to
techwr-l-unsubscribe -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
or visit

To subscribe, send a blank email to techwr-l-join -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com

Send administrative questions to admin -at- techwr-l -dot- com -dot- Visit for more resources and info.

Please move off-topic discussions to the Chat list, at:

Politically Correct Holiday Poem: From: Bruce Megan (ST-CO/ENG2.2)
Re: Politically Correct Holiday Poem: From: Peter Neilson

Previous by Author: RE: Using conditions in multi-destination docs
Next by Author: RE: cross section vs cross-sectional - what about cross sectioned andcross sectioning
Previous by Thread: Re: Politically Correct Holiday Poem
Next by Thread: An Engineer's Christmas

What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads