Date: Wed, 25 Jan 2006 15:53:38 -0800
Reply-To: David L Cassell <davidlcassell@MSN.COM>
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
From: David L Cassell <davidlcassell@MSN.COM>
Subject: Re: Filename URL and Cookies
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pchoate@DDS.CA.GOV wrote back:
>I committed a shibboleth! What a schmendrick! Obviously I am only a
>S.A.S. programmer and have no knowledge of Perl.
You don't *commit* a shibboleth.
You commit SAS-L posters who post over 1000 messages in a year. :-)
Oh, and that doesn't make you a shmendrick. A shmendrick is a nobody. A
pipsqueak. Someone who gets sand kicked on him at the beach in the old
Charles Atlas ads. Maybe even a greenhorn. The word actually comes from
the name of a character in an old operetta by Goldfaden - I point that out
because of the discussion the other day about the origin of the word
>Only 2999 replies to go! :-)
But far less than that before you get committed! :-)
David L. Cassell
3115 NW Norwood Pl.
Corvallis OR 97330
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