View Full Version : Gates knighthood 'absurd' The Times

Jan 28, 2004, 01:08 PM
Category: Opinion/Interviews
Link: Gates knighthood 'absurd' The Times (http://www.macbytes.com/link.php?sid=20040128140809)

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Approved by arn

Jan 28, 2004, 01:53 PM
Man, that's alot of money

Jan 28, 2004, 04:53 PM
Makes you wonder why he got the knighthood at all. Lately the honours system seems to be getting a bit desperate to look 'relevant'. Maybe they think this will go down well with the geeks!

Jan 28, 2004, 08:35 PM
As the bigger thread in the current events section says.

They are being given out like candy, its very stupid.

Jan 28, 2004, 11:45 PM
It seems they're being given more easily than stars on Hollywood Boulevard.

Has hell frozen yet?

Jan 29, 2004, 08:48 AM
I will be getting knighted next week. I once contributed a nickle to my class milk money fund back in the third grade. :rolleyes: