On Jul 2, 2006, at 4:31 PM, authfriend wrote:
Well, at least he knows there's only one!
Er, not really. There's "that internet" and "your own
Ten of them streaming across that internet and what
happens to your own personal internet?
That's one internet per person, apparently, plus
And then there are the internets that get sent
back and forth:
I just the other day got, an internet was sent by my
staff at 10
o'clock in the morning on Friday and I just got it
To be fair, he probably just inadvertently said
"internet" when he meant to say "email." And
you can sort of figure out what he means by "What
happens to your own personal internet?"
And then later when he talks about the Internet
being "a series of tubes," he probably means
"pipes," which is more or less accurate.
So he's more terminologically than conceptually
challenged. But still...