Re: Oracle WTF candidate

From: Gerard H. Pille <>
Date: Thu, 27 Sep 2012 18:58:48 +0200
Message-ID: <506485c8$0$3104$>

Mladen Gogala wrote:
> On Wed, 26 Sep 2012 20:44:55 +0200, Gerard H. Pille wrote:
>> Do not forget to pay Goggle handsomely so that your blog comes before
>> Blurreson's.
> I don't understand? Why would I pay Google anything? And who's
> "Blurreson"? If you are talking about Don Burleson, then I doubt that my
> blog will compete with his, as I will not be running a purely technical
> blog, if at all. If you have any problem with Don Burleson, please take
> it up with him and drop me out of the discussion.
> I am aware of some ruckus centered on Don but I have collaborated with
> him in the past and found him to be quite agreeable and amiable. That is
> the reason for never taking sides in the debate. The fact that I haven't
> intervened at all in several arguments both here and OTN forums makes me
> wonder how did you make a connection between him and me? Are we
> inextricably linked until death takes us apart because of his publishing
> my book? I'll have to tell that to my wife, she believes that it is her
> with who I am linked until death takes us apart, not Don Burleson. Don
> has also published many other books, by Arup Nanda and Tim Hall, among
> others. Both of them are running blogs. Are they related to Don in the
> same way? Are you suggesting that Tim and Arup are paying Google because
> of Don? I am not quite sure what do you have in mind, please explain
> yourself.

Once upon a time there were beautifil cars with your initials. Received on Thu Sep 27 2012 - 11:58:48 CDT

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