Posted by ESC on June 03, 2003
In Reply to: Mind if I ask... posted by Brian from Shawnee on June 03, 2003
: : : I X-nayed the plan....
: : : Where does the word...X-Nay come from?
: : : I am guessing it has something to do with
: : : Yea/Nay and hte senate.
: : : Does anyone have more info?
: : : Ian Cognito
: : : Canada
: : "Ix-nay" would be pig Lat*n for "nix."
: Mind if I ask why you guys used the asterisk in the middle of a certain word?
The board got requests for L*tin translations. The search engines picked it the word and we were snowed under.