July 20, 2005

"Food for thought"

"I have a lot of trouble with your remote controls.
Too many arrows."

- Queen Elizabeth II to Sony CEO Howard Stringer, "on what could be improved on Sony products", ComputerWorld 6.24.05

3 comments:

S. said...

Ou melhor: "Queen Elizabeth II to Sony CEO FWD REC REW Howard Stringer."

K said...

Acho que ela foi mal citada. As rainhas de Inglaterra falam sempre no plural: "Nós temos muita dificuldade com os seus comandos"; "Nós gostamos de dar de comer aos patos com travessas de ouro".

S. said...

Eu acho que seria mais na pessoa do...err... impessoal(?)

"...One finds your remote controls quite difficult to master. There's rather too many arrows on those, one would say."