[OSM-talk] It's fun while it lasts

Steve Chilton s.l.chilton at mdx.ac.uk
Fri Feb 11 11:19:59 GMT 2011

"When the seagulls follow the trawler, it's because they think sardines will be thrown into the sea."
From: Jean-Marc Liotier [jm at liotier.org]
Sent: Friday, February 11, 2011 10:33 AM
To: Chris Browet
Cc: talk at openstreetmap.org
Subject: Re: [OSM-talk] It's fun while it lasts

Chris Browet wrote:
>>> "Les carottes poussent la nuit"...
> It means nothing... It is a private joke to
 > make fun of people using proverbs too often :-)

Take it from a native French speaker that it sounds perfectly legit - it
got me googling it as I wondered why I had never heard it before... I'll
definitely reuse it !

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