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Re: Wanted: new project slogan

From: Adrian Klaver <adrian(dot)klaver(at)gmail(dot)com>
To: Greg Smith <greg(at)2ndquadrant(dot)com>
Cc: Greg Stark <gsstark(at)mit(dot)edu>, Thom Brown <thombrown(at)gmail(dot)com>, Cédric Villemain <cedric(dot)villemain(dot)debian(at)gmail(dot)com>, Magnus Hagander <magnus(at)hagander(dot)net>, Bruce Momjian <bruce(at)momjian(dot)us>, "Marc G(dot) Fournier" <scrappy(at)hub(dot)org>, "Joshua D(dot) Drake" <jd(at)commandprompt(dot)com>, Dimitri Fontaine <dfontaine(at)hi-media(dot)com>, Peter Eisentraut <peter_e(at)gmx(dot)net>, Jeff Davis <pgsql(at)j-davis(dot)com>, Michael Alan Brewer <mbrewer(at)gmail(dot)com>, Gabriele Bartolini <gabriele(dot)bartolini(at)2ndquadrant(dot)it>, Josh Berkus <josh(at)agliodbs(dot)com>, pgsql-advocacy <pgsql-advocacy(at)postgresql(dot)org>
Subject: Re: Wanted: new project slogan
Date: 2010-01-29 17:32:49
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On 01/29/2010 09:26 AM, Greg Smith wrote:
> Greg Stark wrote:
>> I like:
>>
>>> The Elephant Never Forgets Adrian Klaver
> "Never Forgets" was the slogan for Elephant Memory Systems, a maker of
> floppy disks during the early 80's:
> http://home.comcast.net/~kevin_d_clark/ems/
>

My suggestion was not exactly original. It is the phrase that prompted 
the use of an elephant as the project mascot. I suggested it as both a 
slogan and an explanation of the mascot for those who are not familiar 
with the reference.

> One of the ads they used to run:
> http://home.comcast.net/~kevin_d_clark/ems/ems-mag-ad-2-small.jpg could
> almost be a PostgreSQL one if you just replace "ANSI" for "SQL Standard".
>


-- 
Adrian Klaver
adrian(dot)klaver(at)gmail(dot)com

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