Another fine mess.

Dr Chuck Pearson

Yes, I’m recycling 12-year-old memes. So sue me.

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From the Moveable Type chuck-pearson.org blog, May 29, 2007. Obviously, this is overdue for an update.

-----BEGIN GEEK CODE BLOCK-----
Version: 3.1
GAT/S$/MU/O d? s++:- a35 C++ U+>+++ P+>++++ L+>++++ E+
W++ N+@ o- K++ w O-- M- V++ PS- PE Y+ PGP-- t 5- X-- R
tv- b+ DI++ D---- G+ e++++ h---- r+++ y++++
------END GEEK CODE BLOCK------

 

If you find it necessary to know what all that means, here you go. And I apologize to all of you who are too young to know what a beast VMS is, or how OS/2 was supposed to rule the world and leave Windows in the dust, or all of that. But honestly, it’s surprising how much of that code holds up…

(And every now and again, WWdN:iX is a nifty read.)


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Written by chuckpearson

29 May 2007 at 21:19

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  1. […] old enough to remember what a Geek Code Block is, and you might not even be old enough to remember the last time I did this – so you can have a decoder ring if you see fit to figure out what geeks cared about in the […]


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