Fork FoRK, creating SPoRK?

Gregory Alan Bolcer gbolcer@endeavors.com
Thu, 20 Mar 2003 06:39:22 -0800


Driving home yesterday, there was a
metallic kelly green saturn with the license
plate "BUYMSFT".

That's not a vanity plate, that's a gall one. 8-)
So, did Microsoft just split their stock or not?
It's so low and I can't figure out exactly
what the pre-split price was (if there was one).

Greg


"Adam L. Beberg" wrote:
> 
> On Wed, 19 Mar 2003, Jim Whitehead wrote:
> 
> > At least over the past year or so, there has been a greater volume of SPoRK
> > mail than "classic" FoRK mail.
> 
> Yea, you heard about the bubble burting right? Talking about tech just
> reminds everyone of how great life was when we all had jobs and the news
> was more interesting then Intel/AMD adding another 3% performance this
> month. Even /. isnt tech talk most of the time, and is mostly people wishing
> anyone cared about tech anymore.
> 
> Lets check the tech headlines... another MS security hole (must be a day
> ending in y again), Gore joins apple board (this is news?), another 50
> companies announce the tech economy sucks, Linux is cheaper then windows and
> thus better, blah blah... yawn yawn...
> 
> Besides, stick your head out the window or something, THERE IS A WAR ON.
> Noone is talking about anything else, even on [SPOON] and [KNIFE].
> 
> FoRK is a bunch of people talkin about whatever shit is happening in their
> worlds, that _was_ tech.
> 
> - Adam L. Beberg - beberg@mithral.com
>   http://www.mithral.com/~beberg/