Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 1999/02/04

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Subject: Re: [Leica] Enlarging lens (now OT)
From: "Dan Post" <>
Date: Thu, 4 Feb 1999 21:37:12 -0500

Dude! You are WIRED!
Dan ( ...and I thought the 'sugar-shakes' were bad!)
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From: Martin V. Howard <>
To: <>
Date: Thursday, February 04, 1999 5:45 AM
Subject: Re: [Leica] Enlarging lens (now OT)

>Mark Rabiner wrote:
>> The new shutterbug came out today with the black and white cover and
>> articles and I could not find the word "Focatar" mentioned after
>> looking for two hours and two expresso's.
>Your technique is off.  The proper sequence for a two-hour scouring of
>ads is:
>  (a)  Enter café and order an espresso while in the queue.  Down
>       espresso.
>  (b)  Order a double espresso macchiato and a tall double mocha.
>       Sit at table.
>  (c)  Down espresso within five minutes.  Then sip mocha for the
>       next thirty minutes while reading ads in paper.
>  (d)  Order espresso.  Down espresso.
>  (e)  At the start of the second hour, repeat step (b)-(c)
>  (f)  If, at the end of hour two, you have not found the ads,
>       stagger out of the café, trying to walk in a straight
>       line, while not getting distracted by every event within
>       your field of vision and hearing.
>Mochas may be exchanged for lattes ;-)
>Martin V. Howard, Application Systems Laboratory,     |
>Dept. of Comp. & Info. Sci., Linkoping University,    | Just "DOHH" it!
>SE-581 83 Linkoping, Sweden.  Tel +46 13 282 421,     +----------------+
>Fax +46 13 142 231;;