Douglas Adams, ApacheCon, and horns aplenty

Wes Peters wes at softweyr.com
Sat Oct 28 05:30:06 BST 2000


Nik Clayton wrote:
> 
> Hi guys,
> 
> Thought some of you might get a kick out of this.
> 
> We (i.e., BSDi) were at ApacheCon in London Tuesday/Wednesday of this week.
> 
> The keynote speaker on Tuesday night was Douglas Adams.
> 
> I wasn't in the auditorium to witness it myself, but apparently he stopped
> in mid-sentence part way through his presentation, and in somewhat
> incredulous tones said
> 
>     Er, are people wearing *horns* in here?
> 
> which prompted much laughter from the conference goers.

He's not used to talking to large halls full of horny people?  Too bad he
missed the aquarium.

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Wes Peters                                                         Softweyr LLC
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