||[Jul. 2nd, 2005|06:16 pm]
Shigeru Miyamoto as a combination of the word "Kong" from King Kong, and "Donkey", a word which Miyamoto (with his loose understanding of English) believed was a general synonym for "stupid." Another similar version of the story said that Miyamoto used the word "Donkey" to represent the stubborn aspect of the ape's personality. It is believed by many that the name "Donkey Kong" was the result of a typo on the original cabinet's art work for "Monkey Kong", but this has been denied by Miyamoto and others.The exact origins of the name "Donkey Kong" are unclear and debated. The most common explanation of the name is that it was created by |
excerpt from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donkey_Kong
An alpha mare dictates the direction in which a family herd travels, while the stallion brings up the rear, "herding" his family. Recently, researchers have observed that a form of democracy appears to exist among horses. For instance, if the majority of the herd wants to stop and eat, the whole herd follows suit.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horse
Sounds like a family car trip to me.
I AM IN LOVE WITH THIS MAN!
(did you get my email? about my mom's computer? any ideas?)
Mr. Wikipedia knows what he's talking about.
Sexist. Chicks and trannies can create pages on there too.
Although no one necessarily knows what they're talking about.
Although, really, I've never met a horse who didn't want to stop and eat, so they make democracy look easy. No real red hot "we need O'Connor" issues.
This whole "working from home" thing?
I've written like, two short paragraphs in four hours!
They use minis as guide ponies for the disabled now too.
So if I go blind, you know what to get me.
Let's get one anyway.
I'm sorry, what did you say? I'M BLIND.
Hey I miss you. Let's do codependent grocery shopping.
let me finish up northen california.
hey, can you see me working on the monitor or not?
Nah, your monitor is defying ghostliness.
You finish NoCal, I'll finish this story. DEAL.