Subject: Re: A simple way to transfer photos from your phone to Windowswithout installing anything on either
On 3/5/2018 4:33 PM, J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:
> In message<firstname.lastname@example.org>, PeterN
> <"peter,newdelete"@deleteverizon.net> writes:
>> On 3/3/2018 3:35 PM, J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:
>>> In message<x-OdnYNI24ceKwfHnZ2dnUU7-YnNnZ2d@giganews.com>, Alan
>>> Browne <email@example.com> writes:
>>>> On 2018-03-03 08:43, J. P. Gilliver (John) wrote:
>>>>> A biochemist walks into a student bar and says to the barman: "I'd
>>>>> like a pint
>>>>> of adenosine triphosphate, please." "Certainly," says the barman,
>>>>> "that'll be
>>>> Exceptionally clever.
>>> (Would have emailed but your signature doesn't say how to demunge
>>> your address:) yes, I thought so! I certainly didn't create it: it
>>> was from a list of something like 100 best jokes, or 20 best puns,
>>> or something, in the Independent (a British newspaper) some years ago.
>>> Probably lost on non-UK readers though (-:
>> Not if they were involved in healthcare.
>> I was not a healthcare provider, but had many clients who were.
> It wasn't the ATP aspect I thought might not be obvious outside the UK,
> it was the 80p aspect.
> Though I should amend it to "some" adenosine; I suspect it's a _long_
> time since 80p would get you a pint of _anything_ from a barman.
I took the comment as a pun.