MITSFS meeting called to order, 1700 SST, Kat Allen, President and Skinner, presiding; First Squirrel and Pseudo Onseck John Carr, and later Brian Sniffen, Onseck, recording.
They are disapproved on the basis that they suggest that the society has a system (Vote not recorded).
We have an installation guide for a Verso--unfortunately no accompanying Verso. But it claims to have a DVI port, and macrovision.
Also, a phone/address book, blank--apparently from SFBC.
Security has apparently always been something of an idiosyncratic concept in Britain's government and royal buildings. In a letter to The Independent this week, a Londoner named Andy Cullen described how he had been allowed to take his penknife into the visitors' gallery of the House of Commons, but had had a banana confiscated by a guard.
``When I asked why, he said it was to prevent me throwing it into the chamber,'' Mr. Cullen said. ``I never understood why I could be trusted with a knife but not a banana.''
We, on the other hand, are quite sure.
Y: ``The lock and the key shall never meet again on the bonnie bonnie banks of loch...'' and perishes under a hail of jeers. The motion chickens, as everyone but Y and BTS is confused.
Rumor has it Last Dangerous Visions will be out soon, only 35 years late. ``Repent, Harlan Ellison, said the Tick-Tock Man'' fails for lack of second.
Also, the bnetd folks have finally been completely screwed, on the grounds that the EULA ``agree'' button apparently does bind you to the contract, including the restriction on reverse engineering.
Apparently early rocket tests used Methyl Mercury, or had exhaust plumes of . Sadly, the fusion-ramjet never got tested.
Mount St. Helens is erup...oozing.
Blade Trinity is coming in December. It's the same length as ROTK Extended, and has all the quality of a trailer.
The new Boris calendar picture has no bones--she looks like a shoggoth sculpted into feminine form to lure in innocent hawks.
Andy's ``I like bananas because they have no bones.'' passes 7-4-1 plus Spehn
Meeting adjourned, 1730 SST.