German Press

Jörn Engel joern at
Sat Jun 9 09:54:03 EDT 2007

On Fri, 8 June 2007 22:32:21 +0200, Bert Freudenberg wrote:
> But it's amazing how people can get it so wrong - like, in the Sat.1  
> news I was credited as "Prof." Bert Freudenberg of "Hasso-Plattner- 
> Institut", even though I'm positive I gave them my card which says  
> none of this. Sigh.

Sturgeon's law.  It affects the press no less than any other area.


More computing sins are committed in the name of efficiency (without
necessarily achieving it) than for any other single reason - including
blind stupidity.
-- W. A. Wulf

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