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  • by Matts (1087) on 2006.09.27 22:25 (#50523) Journal
    I think he means Osborned.

    Saying anything got Microsofted would mean it was a huge success despite being crap :-)
    • No, I think he meant Microsofted. As in killed with a pre-emptive product announcement for something that never shipped. As in Windows for Pen Computing vs. Go [].

      For Paul to have Osborned, he would have to have developed Lisp, shipped it, and killed it with a premature announcement about how great Arc was going to be.

      To be sure, this is an arcane secondary definition for 'Microsofted'. :-)