Subject: Re: Suggest a name, win free beers
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Jan Schaumann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/29/2003 18:23:36
"Lindgren, Jon" <Jon.Lindgren@gs.com> wrote:
> So, I'm on a team developing some core framework/infrastructure for front
> end apps here at Golden Snacks (PM). Aside from all of that mediocre design
> stuff, we have the much more important task of giving the framework we
> create a snappy, spiffy name.
It's objectable -- "The Grap" "we have to add it to The Grap" "Get a
It's verbable -- "grap that" "grapable" "grapify"
It's jokable -- "what a grappy design"
It's fluff -- no meaning, that should score pointie-haired-boss points.
It sounds like something that could be anything, be it bulky, fast, big,
small, slinky (?).
I rest my case.
Tradition is the illusion of permanence. -- Woody Allen