Overheard

by Robert Cooper

Person: "Wow! That is a really great toy!"

Vendor: "It isn't a toy. It is completely programmable."

Person: "It is a completely programmable toy."

3 Comments

programable soda
2007-05-10 01:12:16
...and what exacly do you want to say?
Chris Adamson
2007-05-10 05:56:27
Toys are good. Programmability is good. Nothing wrong with putting the two together.


The sensitivity about being called a toy reminds me of when Nintendo attached a completely irrelevant robot toy to the NES so it wouldn't be considered "just" a video game.

silly
2007-05-10 06:32:23
how stupid