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Sender: "Team Ada: Ada Advocacy Issues (83 & 95)" <[log in to unmask]>
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Date: Mon, 8 Mar 1999 15:47:31 -0800
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Steven Deller wrote:

> ...
> For my part, I am already worried about Ada's built in Y21000 bug.  I won't
> be around to see it cause problems, but my bet is that it will.

I award Steve the prize for most optimistic prediction of Ada's future ever  --
that our passion will still be going 190 CENTURIES from now, approx. 10 times as
long since Year-0 as we've come so far!  This makes Steve the "Joe Dimaggio of
Ada"  --  the record that will never be broken?   -hh  :-)