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RE: [vox] Clippy for linux?!?
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RE: [vox] Clippy for linux?!?

Vigor DID come from Userfriendly.org ... if I didn't have the boss breathing
down my neck (kinda tickles) I'd post the URL.

But strictly from the comic strips, some other evil genius coded the real
thing within a few weeks of seeing the strip.

Dontcha just love those evil geniuses?

> -----Original Message-----
> From: vox-admin@lists.lugod.org [mailto:vox-admin@lists.lugod.org]On
> Behalf Of Micah J. Cowan
> Sent: Tuesday, October 15, 2002 9:29 AM
> To: vox@lists.lugod.org
> Subject: Re: [vox] Clippy for linux?!?
> On Tue, Oct 15, 2002 at 01:24:35AM -0700, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> > vigor is actually pretty lame.
> I know... beautiful, ain't it?
> > it doesn't even give the PRETENSE of being useful (which is why the
> > original clippy was so damned funny in the first place.  clippy wasn't
> > meant to be funny; he was meant to help people.  that's why he was
> > hilarious).
> >
> > also, i think i recall seeing vigor about a year, maybe year and half
> > ago.
> You might have seen it on UF - I could *swear* that about a year and a
> half ago there was a series of User Friendly strips where the local
> evil genius created vigor for vi.
> -Micah
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