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JadussD 10-15-2008 09:33 PM

Aren't Greek letters fucking cool?
Αα Alpha Νν Nu
Ββ Beta Ξξ Xi
Γγ Gamma Οο Omicron
Δδ Delta Ππ Pi
Εε Epsilon Ρρ Rho
Ζζ Zeta Σσς Sigma
Ηη Eta Ττ Tau
Θθ Theta Υυ Upsilon
Ιι Iota Φφ Phi
Κκ Kappa Χχ Chi
Λλ Lambda Ψψ Psi
Μμ Mu Ωω Omega

Seriously! Look at them! They're marvelous.

Oh wait, this is the backroom forum. (admin's note: Not anymore!) Better make this political...uhm...fuck Athenian democracy.

Anyways, look at that letter, omega: Ω



Isn't it fucking great?

Did you know that the ancient greek word for man is anthropos? It looks really cool in Greek letters, too: ανθροπος

Come on, "man" versus "ανθροπος", who wins? "ανθροπος" of course!

Did you know that in ancient Greek, depending on the context of a noun, the definite article AND the adjective AND the noun change? Like, check it out man:

το καλος δορος: The Beautiful gift

but to say "Of the beautiful gift":

του καλου δορου

Isn't that fucking cool as hell? YEAH!

P.S.: Doesn't ω look like an ass?

Reaper man 10-16-2008 12:27 AM

stating one political thing when your main message is completely different is not going to persuade me to keep it in the backroom. Therefore I have moved it to the talk of the Town forum.

The 9th Sage 10-16-2008 02:53 AM

Always been a fan of Omega myself.

JadussD 10-16-2008 04:58 PM

Remind me not to post drunk anymore; that was quite a silly post :o

Haoie 10-16-2008 07:53 PM

You won't exactly encounter them in your average day.

Unless you sell gyros, or live in a frat house.

retroguiden 10-16-2008 11:51 PM


Originally Posted by JadussD (Post 83545)
Remind me not to post drunk anymore; that was quite a silly post :o

Or, you could stop drinking that much...

Cornellius 10-17-2008 12:38 AM


Originally Posted by JadussD (Post 83522)
Αα Alpha
Ββ Beta
Δδ Delta
Ρρ Rho
Ττ Tau
Θθ Theta
Φφ Phi
Μμ Mu
Ωω Omega

Well, as an Electrician, I have to use all these symbols, so of course I love Greek letters. :-)


Originally Posted by retroguiden
Or, you could stop drinking that much...

Hell no, alcohol and internet ftw ! No really, me and some friends, last summer, held a drunk Super Mario Bros 2 tournament. It was awesome. Yes, we put the whole thing on a VHS tape :).

The 9th Sage 10-17-2008 03:08 AM

Seriously, Greek letters are awesome. :P Drunk or not.

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