SQL, gif, e-mail... (was Re: [thechat] who thought *this* was a good idea?)

Norman Bunn norman.bunn at craftedsolutions.com
Thu Feb 21 19:02:25 CST 2002

And should megabyte and gigabyte have two Gs, to be pronounced as they
commonly are? :)


At 02:27 PM 2/21/2002, rudy wrote:
> > SQL is pronounced "sequel"
>sorry, erika, it is not
>how do you pronounce FBI?  feebee?  fuhbee?  effbye?
>how do you pronounce CPU?   kapoo?  kipyoo?
>by ryan fischer (thelist subscriber, coiuncidentally)
>just because some microsoft weenies, er, excuse me, just because some people
>pronounce it "squeal" or "sequel" does not make it right
>as for gif, it's a soft g, like geranium
>why?  because the guy that invented it says so, that's why!!
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>I don't like living in a world where George Bush is considered a leader
>and David Hasselhof a singer

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