[nSLUG] Re: Ubuntu 5.10
budman85 at eastlink.ca
Fri Dec 2 17:23:33 AST 2005
On Fri, 2005-12-02 at 16:09 -0400, Mike Spencer wrote:
> >> ...and/or who wouldn't have otherwise gone through the bother of
> >> downloading and burning their own copies (or can't because they
> >> don't have a burner).
> > Ben, you will find if you look, that many, many people don't have
> > broadband connections to the internet - because they aren't available
> > where they live. I'm one.
> What he said. Perhaps there's a default notion that savvy varies
> inversely with distance from Downtown, rather like "rustication" in
> proportion to remoteness from Victorian London. These days, there are
> a lot of very technical rustics out here in the boonies. Hand-pump,
> wood heat, outhouse and 10 computers  is no longer a unique
> domestic configuration.
hehe, is the outhouse wired ?
I flee the city every now and then to look at Peggy's Cove, usually
sunsets. Now that tour buses have gone, I get some wicked sunset pics.
This area is nice for sunsets. Never lived by the ocean before. I
moved here 2 years ago and really like it.
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