So what about play stations?

Dr. Peter C. Montgomery
Dept. of English
Camosun College
3100 Foul Bay Rd.
Victoria, BC CANADA V8P 5J2
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-----Original Message-----
From: Gunnar Jauch [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Wednesday, December 11, 2002 4:53 PM
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Subject: Not so O.T.: Simon's Observation

Tonight, at the Lion's Pub, Simon, a Dublin IT operator hired by a Swiss
bank, asked me whether I knew why work stations are called work stations.


Well, he replied, train stations are places where trains stop, bus stations
are places where buses stop, and work stations ...

Sounds familiar?