Longhorn

Volume 6, Issue 61; 19 Jul 2003

Belly up to the bar, folks. Get your project names here.

Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is to know when to forego an advantage.

Benjamin Disraeli

It's probably an abuse of google karma for me to mention Microsoft and Longhorn in the same essay, but I have it on good authority that Longhorn is named for a saloon at Whistler.

The Longhorn Saloon
The Longhorn Saloon

Longhorn is also, I'm told, the establishment with the highest volume sales of alchohol per square foot (uhm, per square meter) in Canada. And let me add, it's not small.

There must be a joke in there somewhere, but I'm just going to let it go.