orbiting jupiter

Justin Mason jm@jmason.org
Wed, 23 Jan 2002 11:30:14 +1100


> > Anyone else notice that Dave seems to work on a much longer wavelength
> > cycle on these threads than the rest of us?  I've started working on
> > this hypothesis that he's actually a sentient machine in orbit around
> > Jupiter, and will soon be demanding that we call him "the Mailman."

I'm more mystified by the use of a Commodore 64 to post messages.
to wit:

  0123456789012345678901234567890123456789
> Jupiter's probably much too close
> for my typical FoRK latency.  At
> 1AU ~ 8 light minutes, Jupiter is

see? well within 40 columns, even with room to quote.

--j.