Meeting summary/minutes from today's FESCo meeting (2010-09-14)

Matthew Miller mattdm at
Wed Sep 15 14:11:40 UTC 2010

On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 03:04:31PM +0100, Adam Williamson wrote:
> > > > Is anyone else feeling a little uncomfortable about the voting process,
> > > > irregardless of its conclusion?
> > > 'regardless'. 'irregardless' would mean 'not regardless'. =)
> > The OED disagrees.
> Not really. It lists 'irregardless' as 'colloquial', IIRC (I don't have
> my login handy right now, my library card is in Canada...), which is the
> OED equivalent of a ten-poot barge pole. :)

Okay everyone! I know we're all geeks and can barely resist a grammar
discussion, but this thread is going to get long enough all its own. Let's
take this discussion over to

<pointlessgrammarflamewars at>.


Matthew Miller <mattdm at>
Senior Systems Architect -- Instructional & Research Computing Services
Harvard School of Engineering & Applied Sciences

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