Default: De Line West Of Which De State Of California Will Float Off To Sea At De Next Major Quake.
De line west of which de state of california will float off to sea
at de next major quake.
-- Computing Definition
Fun Facts, #63: The name California was given to the state by Spanish conquistadores.
It was the name of an imaginary island, a paradise on earth, in the Spanish romance, "Les Serges de Esplandian", written by Montalvo in 1510....
CALIFORNIA: From Latin 'calor', meaning "heat" (as in English 'calorie' or Spanish 'caliente')
and 'fornia', for "sexual intercourse" or "fornication....
Never speculate on that which can be. -- De Nevers' Lost Law
A woman knows the face of the man she loves like a sailor knows the open sea. -- Honore de Balzac
Scientist: [resigned] Well, Homer, I guess you're the winner by default.
Homer: Default? Woo hoo! The two sweetest words in the English language...
Her manners had not that repose Which stamps the caste of Vere de Vere.
-- Alfred Tennyson (1809-1892) -- Lady Clara Vere de Vere, Stanza 5...
Off-Line: Uncharitable remarks programmer makes to wife or husband upon being phoned at 9pm to come in because system just crashed.
-- Computing Definitio...
California, n.: From Latin "calor", meaning "heat" (as in English "calorie" or Spanish "caliente")
and "fornia'" for "sexual intercourse" or "fornication....