[futurebasic] Re: [FB] X Geek???

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From: tedd <tedd@...>
Date: Tue, 12 Oct 1999 10:55:40 -0400
>>Many years ago, myself and a couple of other geeks thought of a way a
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>>tedd
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>I'm truly serious .. I keep hearing/reading this term "Geek" .. But the
>ways that it is used don't pin down to a hard example ..
>
>Is it a broad term like .. Bird .. or a firm term like .. Bald Eagle
>
>Jim Henson,The Vegas Swede, (^_^) s aplenty

Jim:

The term "Geek" was for a circus entertainer (for lack of a better word)
who bit the heads off of live chickens. He was considered to the lowest
form of humanity until the computer arrived and those who partaked too
seriously in its operation assumed the "Geek" title.

tedd

PS: Don't worry -- you're a member.

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