RE: [Videolib] I know. .I know...this really doesn't belong here,

Mike Tribby (mike.tribby@quality-books.com)
Wed, 31 Aug 2005 16:01:48 -0500

"just shoot me..."

At 4:20, just to add some more moderne numerology to the whole affair?

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-----Original Message-----
From: Gary Handman [mailto:ghandman@library.berkeley.edu]
Sent: Wednesday, August 31, 2005 2:09 PM
To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu
Subject: RE: [Videolib] I know. .I know...this really doesn't belong here,
but.........

just shoot me...

gary

At 11:46 AM 8/31/2005 -0700, you wrote:
>For those who do not know, 1331 is the young hip hot happenin' computer
>savvy code for elite. It has something to do with kids who can not be
>bothered to spell things correctly in emails and various acronyms in text
>messaging, and their need to separate themselves from the rest of society
>with their own code words. Like "teh" for "the", etc. Just like every
>other generation born in the 20th century did. There are numerous
>dictionaries on the web that explain this stuff (it's where I found it
>out, I'm a geek and I didn't know what it was until a few months
>ago). Also, if I know this, the term will soon disappear from the annals
>of being what it means right about .... now.
>jhs
>
>
>John H. Streepy
>Media Assistant III
>Library-Media Circulation
>James E. Brooks Library
>Central Washington University
>400 East University Way
>Ellensburg, WA 98926-7548
>
>(509) 963-2861
>http://www.lib.cwu.edu/media
>
> >>>iu8film@iu08.org 08/31/05 10:34 am >>>
>Is there some significance to that number???
>
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: videolib-bounces@library.berkeley.edu
>[mailto:videolib-bounces@library.berkeley.edu] On Behalf Of Jessica
>Rosner
>Sent: Wednesday, August 31, 2005 7:45 AM
>To: videolib
>Subject: Re: [Videolib] I know. .I know...this really doesn't belong
>here, but.........
>
>
>OK Mark I have to ask , that 1,331 # is YOUR joke right?
>
>Jessica
>
>
>
> >OK...I know that this really isn't the place for this, but I JUST had
> >to....*hangs
> >
> >Q: How many internet mail list (videolib mail list?) subscribers does
> >it take to change a light bulb?
> >
> >A: 1,331
> >
> > 1 to change the light bulb and to post on the mailing list that the
> >light bulb has been changed.
> >
> >14 to share similar experiences of changing light bulbs and how the
> >light bulb could have been changed differently.
> >
> >7 to caution about the dangers of changing light bulbs.
> >
> >27 to point out spelling/grammar errors in posts about changing light
> >bulbs.
> >
> >53 to flame the spell checkers.
> >
> >156 to write to the list administrator complaining about the light
> >bulb discussion and its inappropriateness to this mail list.
> >
> >41 to correct spelling in the spelling/grammar flames.
> >
> >109 to post that this list is not about light bulbs and to please
> >take
>
> >this email exchange to alt.lite.bulb
> >
> >203 to demand that cross posting to alt.grammar, alt.spelling and
> >alt.punctuation about changing light bulbs be stopped.
> >
> >111 to defend the posting to this list saying that we all use light
> >bulbs and therefore the posts are relevant to this mail list.
> >
> >306 to debate which method of changing light bulbs is superior, where
> >to buy the best light bulbs, what brand of light bulbs work best for
> >this technique, and what brands are faulty.
> >
> >27 to post URLs where one can see examples of different light bulbs
> >
> >14 to post that the URLs were posted incorrectly, and to post
> >corrected URLs.
> >
> >3 to post about links they found from the URLs that are relevant to
> >this list which makes light bulbs relevant to this list.
> >
> >33 to concatenate all posts to date, then quote them including all
> >headers and footers, and then add "Me Too."
> >
> >12 to post to the list that they are unsubscribing because they
> >cannot
>
> >handle the light bulb controversy.
> >
> >19 to quote the "Me Too's" to say, "Me Three."
> >
> >4 to suggest that posters request the light bulb FAQ.
> >
> >1 to propose new alt.change.lite.bulb newsgroup.
> >
> >47 to say this is just what alt.physic.cold_fusion was meant for,
> >leave it here.
> >
> >143 votes for alt.lite.bulb.
> >
> >
> >
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>
>
>Proud Resident of a BLUE STATE
>
>Jessica Rosner
>Kino International
>333 W 39th St. 503
>NY NY 10018
>jrosner@kino.com
>212-629-6880
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Gary Handman
Director
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley
ghandman@library.berkeley.edu
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC

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