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Windows 7: "Gooey", or "G-U-I"?

05 Jun 2010   #51
MilesAhead

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kucing13 View Post
forgot about that

smarteyeball = c mart ai bold
Aren't you afraid you'll get the evil eye if you poke fun? After all, nobody likes getting poked in the eye.
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05 Jun 2010   #52
kucing13

 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MilesAhead View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kucing13 View Post
forgot about that

smarteyeball = c mart ai bold
Aren't you afraid you'll get the evil eye if you poke fun? After all, nobody likes getting poked in the eye.

I think I do
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05 Jun 2010   #53
severedsolo

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

GUI= G-U-I
SATA= Sa Ta
.gif= giff
SQL= S-Q-L
SCSI= never actually said it... but i guess id say it S-C-S-I
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06 Jun 2010   #54
MilesAhead

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by severedsolo View Post
GUI= G-U-I
SATA= Sa Ta
.gif= giff
SQL= S-Q-L
SCSI= never actually said it... but i guess id say it S-C-S-I
GUI = sticky like maple syrup
SATA = One of those male red devil illustrations
SQL = Movie with a number after, like Terminator 2
SCSI = how we used to describe a really ugly woman
GIF = a present from someone with a lisp
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10 Jun 2010   #55
brayway

Windows 7 Professional X64
 
 

GUI - G-U-I
SATA - SA-TA
SQL - S-Q-L
SCSI - Scuzzy
GIF - Giff
JPG - J-Peg
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10 Jun 2010   #56
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dave76 View Post

Sorry mate, looks like it's 5:2, smarty eye-ball.

Aussie rules, your mates get to choose your nickname
lol, I can't argue with those rules
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10 Jun 2010   #57
brayway

Windows 7 Professional X64
 
 

heh that is so tru....
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10 Jun 2010   #58
noobvious

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1 (desktop)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by smarteyeball View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dave76 View Post

Sorry mate, looks like it's 5:2, smarty eye-ball.

Aussie rules, your mates get to choose your nickname
lol, I can't argue with those rules
You could always change your name to smart-eyeball
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10 Jun 2010   #59
msdos622wasfun

Windows 8 Release Preview x64
 
 

Don't forget: PCMCIA = Pee-See-Em-See-Eye-Aye!

Oh, and another controversial one back in the BBS days was the pronunciation of "Sysop." At first I always said SIE-sop (with a long 'I'), but then more and more people suggested SISS-op. Makes sense, I suppose, because after all it was a system operator.

And yes, I usually do pronounce GUI as "Gooey."
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13 Jun 2010   #60
MilesAhead

Windows 7 32 bit
 
 

Yeah, I can imagine system operators didn't like to be called Sigh Sop. Kind of makes them sound like an Ed Grimley type dude. Playing the triangle is tougher than it looks don't you know!
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