On Thu, Apr 1, 2010 at 5:08 PM, <f...@gingerbreadday.com> wrote:
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> Who was the clever soul that came up with the name GIMP?
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> Here are the definitions I found....
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> (1) a derrogatory term for someone that is disabled or has a medicial problem 
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> results in physical impairment.
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> (2) An insult implying that someone is incompetent, stupid, etc. Can also be 
> used to
> imply that the person is uncool or can't/won't do what everyone else is doing.

(3) Gnu Image Manipulation Program

Maybe all three definitions are accurate :D

I wonder what the authors of "less" and "lame" feel about their choice of name.

--
Frank Gore
Project Manager
www.projectpontiac.com



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