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Old 04-01-2010, 02:42 PM   #256
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lol. A bit of April fools from Pat I guess.

edit: or... at least, I hope!
 
Old 04-01-2010, 03:04 PM   #257
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Aaaaaaaaaaaaaaargh!!! NO NO NO!!!!
Actually, I quite like it now.

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Old 04-01-2010, 03:26 PM   #258
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thats not serious right?

Slacks not really gonna do that?!
 
Old 04-01-2010, 07:32 PM   #259
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Better than kernel.org right now =]
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Old 04-01-2010, 07:40 PM   #260
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Better than kernel.org right now =]
That's really neat!
 
Old 04-01-2010, 07:45 PM   #261
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Yeah I've done that to people at work with a squid proxy and a script =)
 
Old 04-01-2010, 08:55 PM   #262
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this link may have come from these parts in the first place....

http://www.ex-parrot.com/~pete/upside-down-ternet.html
 
Old 04-01-2010, 09:29 PM   #263
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hah nice
 
Old 04-02-2010, 07:23 PM   #264
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I'm confused. Is "flippy" the new official logo? The first time I saw it was when I googled for it. It's not on the website. For what it's worth I don't like the "flippy" logo at all. It is just too hard to read. Letters are meant to be read. I understand that it can be read both backwards and upside down, but that's just because the letters are so messed up. I don't find it particularly clever at all.
 
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fancylad, When the flippy logo first appeared it was quite a contentious issue. I suspect Pat just put it back on the website as a April Fools to see if he got a rise out of anyone. It was gone again this morning which suggests that may have been the case.

My thoughts at the time was that the flippy logo was a very good attempt at doing what was intended, but it didn't quite manage to pull it off as the contortions necessary to the letters was too much of a stretch IMO.
I read it as 'Slamwars'.

Anyway, I really don't want to get back into that again so 'nuff said.
 
  


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