Re: Help with a term

Subject: Re: Help with a term
From: Katherine Noftz Nagel <lists -at- masterworkconsulting -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2012 17:37:53 -0400

On 2012-04-23, at 10:05 AM, Gene Kim-Eng<techwr -at- genek -dot- com> wrote:


If the edict is to come up with "something, anything else" rather
than what it really is ... My opening response is usually to
suggest that we call the new thing :"George"

Organic Chem, 1966

Lab on nomenclature of organic compounds

After an afternoon of increasingly-complex nomenclature problems, the lab instructor drew an impossibly convoluted multiple ring structure with every functional group imaginable hanging off it.

Instructor: "OK, what would you call this one?"

<long silence>

Small voice from back of room:
"How about...Ralph?"

--
Kat Nagel, Owner
MasterWork Consulting
@mwrk
*please send offlist replies to katnagel -at- masterworkconsulting -dot- com*


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Re: Help with a term: From: Lauren
RE: Help with a term: From: Weissman, Jessica
Re: Help with a term: From: Gene Kim-Eng
Re: Help with a term: From: Tony Chung

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