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Re: Is your ISP Influenza-ready?
Joseph S D Yao wrote:
On Tue, Apr 18, 2006 at 10:53:33AM -0700, David W. Hankins wrote: ...It's like someone intentionally optimized this function specifically to be the most pessimal.... If you know the word "pessimal" [malus, pejor, pessimus = bad, worse, worst], you should know that "most pessimal" is redundant - perhaps allowable for emphasis - and that "optimized to be pessimal" is so much an oxymoron it must be deliberate. But why not just say "pessimized"?
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