slightly OT MNDungeon related

Tue Jan 28 06:18:51 PST 2003

On Tue, 2003-01-28 at 01:29, Jot Powers wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 27, 2003 at 08:51:55PM -0600, David Dyer-Bennet wrote:
> > David Dyer-Bennet <dd-b at dd-b.net> writes:
> > 
> > > Oh, heck, I can't resist.  Since I've got all but the last one, I'm
> > > gonna go back through and throw in picture pointers....
> > 
> > Geez, you people spend too much time sitting at your computers.  I got
> > my first hit on the pictures I mentioned *6 minutes* after my last
> > test hit from my own site!
> Son of a bi! [1]   Umm...you mean we wasted FIVE minutes!  ;)
> -Jot
> [1] Wow, it's really hard to indicate that in text that 
> method of speaking where you utter emphatically the beginning
> of a profanity, and then stop in time.  I've never had that
> problem before.  Oh well, the footnote will have to suffice.

I thought the proper way to do that was 'Son of a bi--'  which is the
same way you would write a quote from someone if they were suddenly cut
off by someone or something else.