>Too Arcane?

12 Mar

>It’s my current desktop at work. Most folks don’t seem to get it:

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7 Responses to “>Too Arcane?”

  1. JohnMXL 12 March 2011 at 11:17 am #

    >I find it humorous that some people will rail against talk radio, claiming that it turns people into mindless drones following the directions of a disembodied voice coming out of an electronic device, then get into a 3000+ lb projectile, turn on a GPS and become a mindless drone following the directions of a disembodied voice coming out of an electronic device.

  2. Turk Turon 12 March 2011 at 5:20 pm #

    >It's too basic.

  3. Ed Skinner 12 March 2011 at 6:19 pm #

    >GoTo-less programming language that was proposed (as a joke) a while back:10 A=1720 B=4230 A=A+B40 COMEFROM 2050 PRINT A> RUN17

  4. Linoge 12 March 2011 at 7:08 pm #

    >Damn you, Turk, for getting up before me!

  5. Jim 12 March 2011 at 9:00 pm #

    >Well done!Jim

  6. Loki1776 12 March 2011 at 10:59 pm #

    >Fans of GO TO (or GOTO, depending on language) would appreciate the GO TO (computed) and the COBOL ALTER statements. Alas, the Alter statement was dropped from the COBOL standard in 1985.

  7. Roberta X 13 March 2011 at 7:27 am #

    >Yikes! …Those are pernicious. Especially ALTER.

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