February 6, 2010
amber: sad about Chrome, kinda :-(
I am switchin' to Safari!
sam: IE is my favorite on this list, truly. :-)
amber: shoulda had a Mosaic one!
sam: How about a gopher one?
amber: LOL!!!! I'd hate to see that!
It would look. Something. Like this. Yeah?amber: or like this?
--Email exchange (massaged into a convo) between Amber and her friend Sam. I kind of misread it and thought the stick figure was a good representation of the old text-based web browser "lynx"... I never used "gopher" much, but they functioned in similar ways, so the same joke works with both...
"When all you have is a hammer, a nail, and 95 theses, everything looks like a church door."
http://www.popularmechanics.com/science/air_space/4344036.html how to (try and) survive a fall from 35,000 feet...
Battlestar Galactica the board game does a remarkable job of capturing the political infighting and hopeless despair of the series.