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From "robert burrell donkin" <robertburrelldon...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Graduation T-Shirts
Date Sun, 13 May 2007 07:31:54 GMT
On 5/13/07, Craig L Russell <Craig.Russell@sun.com> wrote:
> Hi Jean,
>
> On May 12, 2007, at 4:56 PM, Jean T. Anderson wrote:
>
> > Craig L Russell wrote:
> >> I have a slightly different view of this.
> >>
> >> The phrase "I survived the Incubator" and "all I got was this
> >> lousy T-
> >> shirt" seem incongruous, and combining them doesn't quite work. "I
> >> survived..." stands alone.
> >>
> >> And I agree with Noel that the survival meme isn't quite the self-
> >> deprecating message I'm looking for.
> >>
> >> How about "Our project incubated at Apache and all I got was this
> >> lousy
> >> T-shirt"?
> >
> > or "Our project {hatched|graduated} from the Apache Incubator and
> > all I
> > got was this lousy T-shirt"
> >
> > either hatched or graduated would be a more positive success than
> > "survival" and could turn the t-shirt into a talking point for
> > those who
> > want to know what it means.
>
> Cool.

+1

we could do a cracked-eggshell motif as logo

- robert

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