[ANNOUNCE] London Perl Mongers Technical Meeting 12th April 2010

Piers Cawley pdcawley-london.0dd185 at bofh.org.uk
Sat Mar 27 01:06:01 GMT 2010

On Sat, Mar 27, 2010 at 12:58 AM, Paul Makepeace <paulm at paulm.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 26, 2010 at 17:36, Piers Cawley
> <pdcawley-london.0dd185 at bofh.org.uk> wrote:
>> On Fri, Mar 26, 2010 at 8:03 PM, Jesse Vincent <jesse at fsck.com> wrote:
>>> On Sat, Mar 27, 2010 at 06:41:01AM +1100, Damian Conway wrote:
>>>> [Various all-too-easily-copied archival format suggestions discarded]
>>>> Look, if we *really* want to preserve and protect this extremely
>>>> valuable intellectual property, I propose that we don't film it at all.
>>>> Instead, let us commission Piers to record and commemorate the great
>>>> event in the form of an epic ballad of several hundred stanzas in iambic
>>>> pentameter that can be passed down for all eternity as part of the rich
>>>> and confusing tapestry that is the oral history of London.pm, to be sung
>>>> only on occasions of particular solemnity and alcoholism.
>>> ...wow. I'd donate several hundred dollars to $PERL_CHARITY to see that happen. Not that I expect to get taken up on this offer.
>> Hmm... the tricky bit is finding a tune where 'Damian Conway' will scan...
> First or last line of a haiku... I'm sure something will Spring to mind.

Haiku's are pretty unsingable. Besides, Damian's already done haiku with Coy.pm

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