[DWJ] Where are we from?
rohina at shaw.ca
Mon Apr 16 10:57:26 EDT 2007
Roger Burton West wrote:
>>>Speaking of which, am I the only one to see the internet term "pwned" and
>>>want to pronounce it "poon'd", because a W there must be a vowel, and
>>>therefore the word must be Welsh?
>>I don't ever see it, but if I did I would probably assume it was a typo for
>>Wot do it mean, Molesworth, wot function hav it?
>It's originally a typo for "owned", as in "I have just demonstrated that
>I am better at this game than you".
Some theories maintain that it is not a typo, but rather that p>o, so
that it is actually a deliberate coining, to mean, "I do more than own you".
(I'm in ur dwj-list, 1-upping ur ideas.)
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