Ant writes: "The Sun (official press release) briefly reports that Alton Towers, a theme park in United Kingdom (UK), has banned adults from using pocket computers — so they spend more time having fun with their kids. Any parent seen tapping on a personal digital assistant (PDA) will have it confiscated by special wardens at Alton Towers.
The resort, which boasts 2.5 million visitors each year, has imposed the rule for next week's May half-term. If successful, it could be introduced permanently...
Seen on BoingBoing."
Top Ten Things Overheard At The ANSI C Draft Committee Meetings:
(7) Well, it's an excellent idea, but it would make the compilers too
hard to write.