Douglas Adams, ApacheCon, and horns aplenty

Wes Peters wes at
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.

            "Where am I, and what am I doing in this handbasket?"

Wes Peters                                                         Softweyr LLC
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