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#148547 - 09/30/05 08:21 PM red-letter day!
wofahulicodoc Offline
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No longer red Jackie, but a cartoon baloon of A exclaimed.



In this Safari browser she's red all right!

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#148548 - 09/30/05 08:24 PM Re: red-letter day!
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She's red here too, in Firefox.
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#148549 - 09/30/05 09:25 PM Re: red-letter day!
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She's red now, but weren't afore.
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#148550 - 09/30/05 09:48 PM Re: red-letter day!
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I was going to say that no, I'm not red, but after reading all the above, I am now!

I got foo and bar (naughty testuser! ), but what's baz?

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#148551 - 09/30/05 09:59 PM Re: red-letter day!
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Apropos of sweet fa, have you seen Wikipedia's front page today, Jackie?
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#148552 - 09/30/05 10:21 PM Re: red-letter day!
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No, I hadn't, but cool! Thanks.

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#148553 - 09/30/05 11:15 PM Re: red-letter day!
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De nichts, mijn amica. I thought we had Unicode here, but it turned out we don't.
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#148554 - 10/01/05 11:44 AM Re: red-letter day!
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what's baz?

The third canonical metasyntactic variable (identifier). More infos:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foo
http://catb.org/~esr/jargon/html/M/metasyntactic-variable.html

I've always been partial to quux, but that's because I come from a LISP background.
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#148555 - 10/01/05 11:51 AM Re: red-letter day!
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Ja, what gives? We want our Unicode ...
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#148556 - 10/01/05 01:13 PM Re: red-letter day!
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"oogle, foogle, boogle; zork, gork, bork."

God bless Lewis Carroll!

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