|Gee, think we can get that in paperback?|
Second one was actually just a few minutes ago... Realizing that I need to set up an AIM account for my netbook, I ran a Google search in hope of leaping straight to the account-creation page. Normally its suggestions are based on typos or alternate spellings, but not this time:
|No, I didn't, why do you ask?|
Regarding the controversial upcoming GNOME 3 environment:
oOarthurOo: The gnome mystics promised me it would transform the my relationship with the desktop, and it has; I’m using KDE now instead of Gnome.
Dan: ...the first few things which came to mind as I was wandering my way through a shockingly counter-intuitive interface were:
-- What the 'ell were these guys thinking?!
-- ... Or drinking?!
-- ... Or smoking?
Dan and his partner: After her machine was shut down [after trying G3], and I had the marker in my hand to label the disk, she saw what I was doing and offered the following by simply spelling it out verbally. "A-B-O-M-B-I-N-A-T-I-O-N."
Dan again, later: In short, this is what you get when you subject Nautilus to a frontal lobotomy.In an old review for Mercedes Lackey's book Exile's Valor, which takes place a bit before the original Valdemar book Arrows of the Queen:
(hockey plus lacrosse plus polo equals SHUT UP, I DON'T CARE)
I am eagerly anticipating the horrifying disaster or quiet fact of life that makes [Lackey's Mary Sue avatar] completely absent from her supposed role as Herald-Chronicler by [Arrows].
...the robes of the karsite priests, for example, are a mess, and so is this book.