= F =
fear and loathing n.
[from Hunter S. Thompson] A state
inspired by the prospect of dealing with certain real-world systems
and standards that are totally brain-damaged but ubiquitous
-- Intel 8086s, or COBOL, or EBCDIC, or any IBM
machine bigger than a workstation. "Ack! They want PCs to be
able to talk to the AI machine. Fear and loathing time!"
--The Jargon File version 4.3.1, ed. ESR, autonoded by rescdsk.