Re: Bizarre verbs

Subject: Re: Bizarre verbs
From: Chuck Blessing <chuck -dot- blessing -at- CBIS -dot- COM>
Date: Fri, 30 Aug 1996 08:06:19 -0500

Arlen P. Walker wrote on August, 30:
>>I just ran across the verb "architecting" three times in this morning mail.
My stomach *still* hasn't settled back down. (Out of consideration for your
sensibilities, I left it out of the subject line.)

Can anyone offer a logical reason why this atrocity has been created?
Architects have been in business for centuries, and never felt that
"designing" was insufficient for their needs. Why do non-architects feel
the need to perpetrate something so hideous?<<

Probably for reasons similar to the need to "author" web pages.

Chuck Blessing - chuck -dot- blessing -at- cbis -dot- com OR cjb -at- one -dot- net
Cincinnati Bell Information Systems, Inc. (CBIS) - Cincinnati, Ohio

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