Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 25th Oct 2009 12:51 UTC
Editorial A couple of years ago, a professor at my university had a very interesting thought exchange with the class I was in. We were a small group, and I knew most of them, they were my friends. Anyway, we had a talk about language purism - not an unimportant subject if you study English in The Netherlands.
Permalink for comment 391149
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
strange comparison
by puenktchen on Mon 26th Oct 2009 14:45 UTC
puenktchen
Member since:
2007-07-27

my language and culture isn't my property and i'm not trying to make heaps of money with it either. if apple would only care about osx dominating computing, like a cultural nationalist might dream about his language becoming/staying important, they would be happy about anybody who wants to copy osx. but they aren't a cult/nation/political movement but a company.

Edited 2009-10-26 14:46 UTC

Reply Score: 2