Ashcroft, tits, Clinton and BSD

Owen Byrne owen@permafrost.net
Tue, 29 Jan 2002 09:46:22 -0400


On Mon, Jan 28, 2002 at 10:20:13PM -0800, Elias Sinderson wrote:
> Faisal Jawdat wrote:
> 
> >On Mon, 28 Jan 2002, Mark McEahern wrote:
> >
> >>Sorry if I missed the definition of this acronym, but what is BSD?  bullshit
> >>detector?
> >>
> >
> >	A variant of LSD which masquerades as an
> >	operating system.  The usage comes from
> >	the attitude of UNIX developers.
> >
> >	-faisal
> >
> 
> Whoa, don't anybody eat the brown BSD man....
> 
> Badly needing sleep Elias.
> 
> 
> 
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No, no, no! 
Pretty sure that in this case BSD = "Big Swinging Dick"


http://www.salon.com/tech/books/1999/10/22/new_new_thing/ for its etymology.

Owen