The Boston Diaries

The ongoing saga of a programmer who doesn't live in Boston, nor does he even like Boston, but yet named his weblog/journal “The Boston Diaries.”

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Saturday, May 12, 2012

Borg collective refugees? Oh, that's right, Borg collective refugees

From
Tom Morris <XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX>
To
sean@conman.org
Subject
Borg collective refugees?
Date
Sat, 12 May 2012 14:23:22 -0400

I got a great laugh out of this. Thank you for being so awesome.

—Tom Morris, chairman of the Miami Hamfest / Tropical Hamboree

I'm looking at this email, wondering what is this person talking about? Is this some type of spam? That's the entire email. But no, it turns out that Tom Morris is the Chairman of the Miami Hamfest and he was commenting on a comment I made eleven years ago (and it's been seven years since I last attended the Miami Hamfest).

But next year's show looks to be interesting, what with part of the emphasis on “alternative energy” and my interest in fringe science (I find it facinating, not necessarily because I believe in it but because I find it highly amusing). I'll have to check it out next year.

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