[futurebasic] Re: [FB] david v. goliath

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From: Ken Shmidheiser <k.shmidheiser@...>
Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2001 11:34:25 -0500
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=J= a  y wonders aloud _bowerbird's challenge:
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>  >just wanted to let y'all know that
>  >microsoft has accepted my challenge
>  >to go head-to-head in an e-book contest,
>  >futurebasic versus ms-reader, using the
>  >king james bible file from project gutenberg.
>  >
>  >please help put a rock in my slingshot.       :+)

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>PS. What criteria or parameters did you and they agree to?


Just postulating here:

That no matter who wins, M$ owns all rights to the final product?!?!?!?  =;^0


>Gulp. Didja ever think about how that story would have gone if David had
>missed? :)


David had God on his side, we have Staz...


(pregnant pause)


You're right:

GULP.


Ken Gatesheiser