I refuse to believe that corporations are people until Texas executes one. – A Tagline from somewhere sometime back.
“You can be ornery when you’re Scotty, but not when you’re Kirk.” – Paul Graham While reading a long but very interesting article from 2013 by Paul Graham I found this jewel there. Talking about the ‘people handling’ style of engineers vs. sales people. Mostly differences in Customer Service orientation. I don’t think I’m […]
“Computers are dumber than people but smarter than programmers”, Jerry Pournelle
A zombie computer, or zombie, is a computer attached to the Internet that has been compromised by a hacker, computer virus, or trojan horse. Generally, a compromised machine is only one of many in a network of remotely controlled computers used to perform malicious tasks. Most owners of zombie computers are unaware that their systems […]
BNBR – Abbreviation for Be Nice Be Respectful http://www.abbreviations.com/BNBR There was also this one BNBR – Brighton Naked Bike Ride (with photos)!!!! Look that one up yourself if you feel the need.
Letting the cat out of the bag is a colloquialism meaning to reveal facts previously hidden. The facts were usually hidden from a specific target audience or theatrical audience. Examples include: revealing a conspiracy (friendly or not) to its target in a movie or play, the revelation of a plot twist letting an outsider into […]
“bear with me.” http://www.dailywritingtips.com/bare-or-bear-with-me/
“A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.” – Mark Twain
“This Is the Way We Roll” This Is the Way We Roll is a single released byHammer from the album Too Legit to Quit. The song was featured in the film, The Addams Family, and was performed by Hammer onSaturday Night Live. A music video was produced for the track as well. Variations of this phrase have become a recent Catch […]
“Danger, Will Robinson!” is a catchphrase from the 1960s’ American television series Lost in Space spoken by voice actor Dick Tufeld. The Robot B9, acting as a surrogate guardian, says this to young Will Robinson when the boy is unaware of an impending threat. In everyday use, the phrase warns someone that they are about […]
“At your own pace” What: Advertising and Advice Slogan Read a Related Article Here: It’s Really Okay to Go at Your Own Pace – The Huffington Post – Living
There are certain marketing phrases with a long, proven history of engaging and persuading potential customers. See more at: http://www.printwand.com/blog/50-catchy-marketing-phrases-that-sell-and-how-to-improve-them
tl;dr (abbreviation for too long; didn’t read) is an internet slang expression commonly used in discussion forums as a shorthand response to previous posts that are deemed unnecessarily long and extensive. http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/tldr
RTFM is an acronym for “Read The F***ing Manual”. RTFM is used in response to a question from a newbie that may be deemed unnecessary or redundant, had that individual done some basic research on the subject beforehand. The antithesis of RTFM is TL;DR, which stands for “too long; didn’t read.” http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/rtfm
“I Accidentally…” is a catchphrase, internet slang, and trolling mechanism meant to exploit the imagination of English-speaking internet users. It is used by constructing a complete sentence that begins with “I accidentally” and removing the verb, leaving readers wondering what had been there in the first place. http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/i-accidentally http://www.fark.com/comments/6108474/Photoshop-theme-I-accidentally-whole-thing
(Intentionally misspelled) Lurk Moar is a phrase used by image board and forums posters alike to inform other users they need to post less and study the community before posting again. The phrase can generally be used as a euphemism in a derogatory sense so as to inform users they are not wanted/welcomed, but may […]
A well-known sentence or phrase, typically one that is associated with a particular famous person. An advertising slogan. Noun: Catch-Phrase Synonyms: saying, quotation, quote, slogan, motto, catchword, watchword, byword, buzzword, tag line, mantra
“Steep learning curve.” Used to mean something is hard to learn, as in climbing a steep hill.
The Internet is Serious Business Who: mr_brett Where: General Mayhem forum When: 2003 More Info: http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/the-internet-is-serious-business