Excellent. These were my educational 10 minutes of the week.
Some may know that I am German. I thought we own the madness of studying
nonsense scientifically - if at all sharing it with the English guys. You
have changed my view of the world.
In fact, this was even interesting. I will add the elaborate explanations of
'fubar' and its important relation to the German 'furchtbar' to my
I enjoyed it.
----- Original Message -----
From: "McDonald, Ira" <email@example.com>
Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2001 6:42 PM
Subject: IPP> RFC 3092 - Etymology of "foo" - 1 April 2001
> Hi Folks,
> Our illustrious IETF IPP WG chair, Carl-Uno Manros, is a co-author
> of this seminal RFC:
> - Ira McDonald, consulting architect at Sharp and Xerox
> High North Inc
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