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Re: "The Man Who Taught His Kid Klingon"

Mark J. Reed (markjreed@gmail.com) [KLI Member]



"jIH neH wIj SoH"?! Typical Sun-quality journalism.

On Sat, Nov 21, 2009 at 2:22 AM, Fiat Knox <fiat_knox@yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> Oh, those sample phrases in the Sun article are abysmal, like a tlhIngan Hol version of the Hungarian Phrasebook Monty Python sketch.
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> --- On Sat, 21/11/09, Tracy Canfield <toastrix@gmail.com> wrote:
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>> From: Tracy Canfield <toastrix@gmail.com>
>> Subject: Re: "The Man Who Taught His Kid Klingon"
>> To: tlhingan-hol@kli.org
>> Date: Saturday, 21 November, 2009, 3:37
>> The British tabloid The Sun just
>> picked it up:
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>> http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/news/2740083/Dad-spoke-to-son-in-Klingon-for-three-years.html
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>> It's just a repackage of news available elsewhere.
>> There is an
>> entertainingly UK-flavored vocabulary sidebar, though.
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>> 2009/11/19 Fiat Knox <fiat_knox@yahoo.co.uk>:
>> > It looks as if the story of D'Armand Speers'
>> experiment has emerged back into journalistic circulation
>> again. Rather than discuss the iPhone tlhIngan Hol app whose
>> development he is assisting, the journalists have chosen to
>> focus on "The man who taught his child nothing but Klingon
>> for the first three years of its life."
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>> > It's getting so that people from all over my contact
>> list have begun emailing me with the link to the article: http://www.mndaily.com/2009/11/17/local-company-creates-klingon-dictionary
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>> > SaQta' qeylIS.
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Mark J. Reed <markjreed@gmail.com>






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