On the fly

Subject: On the fly
From: Richard Mateosian <srm -at- C2 -dot- ORG>
Date: Sun, 9 Jul 1995 13:37:49 -0700

>One of the worst ones was "When you're
>creating a popmenu *on the fly..*" Yuck!

I once (a long time ago) had an editor query my use of "on the fly."

"Insect or zipper?" she wrote. ...RM

Richard Mateosian http://www.c2.org/~srm/ President, Berkeley STC
Freelance Technical Writer srm -at- c2 -dot- org Review Editor, IEEE Micro


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