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What's in a name

What's in a name

Posted Aug 14, 2008 17:35 UTC (Thu) by corbet (editor, #1)
In reply to: What's in a name by johnmark
Parent article: GeekPAC to fight for information rights

Given the historical meaning of "geek," I'm not sure that "bite off and chew" is the phrasing I would have used...:)


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What's in a name

Posted Aug 14, 2008 18:35 UTC (Thu) by johnmark (guest, #47025) [Link]

Oh dear, that was completely unintentional.

"A carnival performer whose show consists of bizarre acts, such as biting the head off a live
chicken."

http://www.bartleby.com/61/0/G0070000.html


-JM


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