14097OT: Bad Names (was Re: Finally I have what I need...)
- Jun 3, 2013--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Jorgen Nordqvist" <jnord@...> wrote:
>Did you know that the Chevy NOVA never sold very well in Spanish speaking countries? The literal translation of "NO VA" is "NO GO".
> Terrible acronym but maybe STD was still called VD back then...
> As a young 20-something I was once was part of a project that implemented a
> Payroll Management System (PMS). We never reflected upon the poor
Then there's the name of our 7th planet. Futurama made a joke about renaming it to "Myrectum" to stop the silly jokes.
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