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    Food Terms

    Have you recently noticed that some terms in computer science are from food stuff?

    Java programming == coffee?
    Cookies

    any others?
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    coffee cup software... (but that is coffee again)

    I can't think of any more... but I know what you mean. That is peculiar.
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    byte and nibble
    My best code is written with the delete key.

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    Maybe, it is just because computer programmers and others who work with computers recognize the importance of food and eating in one's daily life! In other words, "I eat; therefore, I am." Is anyone up for creating the "Pizza technology"?

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    byte and nibble? I haven't seen that in food!

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    java beans

    skins

    Apple

    Macintosh

    kernal

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    "macintosh"? "Rick Barclay" I hadn't heard about those two in food



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    Anyone who doesn't know the last line he puts in all of his messages wonder what kind of a food item a "rick barclay" was?
    Wave upon wave of demented avengers march cheerfully out of obscurity unto the dream.

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    oh, c'mon it was a joke!

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    Originally posted by adrianxw
    Anyone who doesn't know the last line he puts in all of his messages wonder what kind of a food item a "rick barclay" was?
    Let me guess? A nut?

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    Whatever!
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    Oh, I get it, now. Guess I shouldn't have double-spaced
    my food items. Whatever.

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    er, take the time to give us some asciiart and not explain...? explain!
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