[DWJ] colonel v. kernel was Re: "Orthogonal" (orthogonally to T-shirt slogans)

Charlie Butler charles.hannibal at gmail.com
Mon Jun 7 17:42:50 EDT 2010


On 7 June 2010 21:38, Jenny Schwartzberg <schwartzbergj at newberry.org> wrote:
>
> Thank you!  Now, what is this rational way of naming centuries?


The 1400s being called the quattrocento, rather than the fifteenth century,
I guess? Of course, we do have the option of calling them the 1400s, as I
just demonstrated.

A triblet is a decorative motif composed of three intertwined tidbits, yes?

Charlie

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