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Any sun-bleached prehistoric candy that has been sitting in
the window of a vending machine too long.
-- Rich Hall, "Sniglets"
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Phases of a Project:
(4) Search for the Guilty.
(5) Punishment for the Innocent.
(6) Distinction for the Uninvolved.
|Linux Definitions: 723 of 1105|
The ability to bear with calmness the misfortunes of our friends.
|Linux Definitions: 724 of 1105|
Unintelligible answers to insoluble problems.
|Linux Definitions: 725 of 1105|
To flick a bulb on and off when it burns out (as if, somehow, that
will bring it back to life).
-- "Sniglets", Rich Hall & Friends
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If Congress must do a painful thing,
the thing must be done in an odd-number year.
|Linux Definitions: 727 of 1105|
A mischievous, magical spirit associated with screen displays.
The computer industry has frequently borrowed from mythology:
Witness the sprites in computer graphics, the demons in artificial
intelligence, and the trolls in the marketing department.
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Please take note:
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Nothing is so good that somebody, somewhere, will not hate it.
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poisoned coffee, n.:
Grounds for divorce.