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From: Wols Lists <antlists@××××××××××××.uk>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Re: [was: What can cause printer to crop top of page?] /etc/papersize is ignored
Date: Sat, 30 Dec 2017 14:32:46
Message-Id: 5A47A380.20504@youngman.org.uk
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] Re: [was: What can cause printer to crop top of page?] /etc/papersize is ignored by Alan McKinnon
1 On 30/12/17 12:55, Alan McKinnon wrote:
2 > [2nd random OT factoid]
3 > It's the "world series" because the first sponsor was a newspaper "News
4 > of the World" iirc (plus some typical US bravado)
5
6 Actually it was the New York World. So actually imho it was originally
7 perfectly legit.
8
9 As usual, however, things change, meanings change, and now it gives
10 completely the wrong impression.
11
12 [3rd random OT factoid]
13 The News Of The World was a British tabloid, which shut down after the
14 phone hacking scandal - a lot of their stories were obtained by hacking
15 into celebrities, politicians, royals voicemails, and while it was very
16 hard to prove it was also blatantly obvious that journalists were acting
17 under pressure, if not actual orders, from the very top.
18
19 Cheers,
20 Wol

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