From the nimble fingers of Robert Purves (robert.purves@...) (22/4/2001 1:28 AM) came... > Ever noticed that programmers often spell "lose" as "loose"? Recent > extracts from FB-related list traffic should make that clear: > > Robert P. English is so derned cute in many ways... I've long clung to: loose <-> noose lose <-> nose as a beacon to these wayward feet in those Dark Hours. I also use it as an excuse for sloppy programming: need it be any better than the language with which it is framed? -- Ted Spencer; ted@... -- Youth is wasted on the young.