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(fwd) Haskell logo fail

Benjamin L. Russell
On Tue, 16 Jun 2009 14:06:42 -0700 (PDT), in comp.lang.haskell Robert
Hicks <[hidden email]> wrote:

>http://blog.plover.com/prog/haskell/logo.html

>From the site referenced at the above-mentioned URL:

>Tue, 16 Jun 2009
>
>Haskell logo fail
>The Haskell folks have chosen a new logo.
>
><image of new Haskell logo>
>
><image of Amtrak logo>
>
>ouch

The two logos do look disturbingly similar....

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Re: (fwd) Haskell logo fail

Martijn van Steenbergen-2
Benjamin L.Russell wrote:
>> <image of new Haskell logo>
>>
>> <image of Amtrak logo>
>>
>> ouch
>
> The two logos do look disturbingly similar....

This is nothing new. From [1]:

> Amtrak changed their logo in 2000; the old logo looked like >>=.

Martijn.


[1] http://www.mail-archive.com/haskell-cafe@.../msg56376.html
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Re: (fwd) Haskell logo fail

Jason Dusek
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  Why don't we have a picture of a cool dinosaur instead?

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Re: (fwd) Haskell logo fail

Jon Fairbairn
Jason Dusek <[hidden email]> writes:

>   Why don't we have a picture of a cool dinosaur instead?

Something cool because the last heat of life went out of it
65 million years ago?

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Re: Re: (fwd) Haskell logo fail

Vo Minh Thu
2009/6/18 Jon Fairbairn <[hidden email]>:
> Jason Dusek <[hidden email]> writes:
>
>>   Why don't we have a picture of a cool dinosaur instead?
>
> Something cool because the last heat of life went out of it
> 65 million years ago?

"made with secret dinosaur technology"

Thu
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Re[2]: Re: (fwd) Haskell logo fail

Bulat Ziganshin-2
Hello minh,

Thursday, June 18, 2009, 11:17:07 AM, you wrote:

>>>   Why don't we have a picture of a cool dinosaur instead?
>>
>> Something cool because the last heat of life went out of it
>> 65 million years ago?

> "made with secret dinosaur technology"

"made with dinosaur technology" :)))


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Re: Re[2]: Re: (fwd) Haskell logo fail

Benjamin L. Russell
On Thu, 18 Jun 2009 12:13:09 +0400, Bulat Ziganshin
<[hidden email]> wrote:

>Hello minh,
>
>Thursday, June 18, 2009, 11:17:07 AM, you wrote:
>
>>>>   Why don't we have a picture of a cool dinosaur instead?
>>>
>>> Something cool because the last heat of life went out of it
>>> 65 million years ago?
>
>> "made with secret dinosaur technology"
>
>"made with dinosaur technology" :)))

Let's see how far we can take this idea:

  Haskell.  "Avoid success at all costs."  Made with dinosaur
technology.

Wow, we Haskellites must really be going out to lunch ;-).  Speaking
of lunch, it's almost 12:00.  Now I must be going out to lunch, too.
;->

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