Its not often there's anything work related on our "reply all" e-mail chatter that is bloggable, but I'm pretty sure this is ok.
So Fred was responding to a comment someone left on his post about Second Life.
>> From: Fred Wilson
>> Sent: Wednesday, March 29, 2006 12:48 PM
>> To: Charles O'Donnell; Brad Burnham
>> Subject: Fw: [A VC] Greg Deocampo submitted a comment to 'Avatars'
>> Mindblowing stuff
>> Hard to tell if this goes mainstream
> On Wed, 29 Mar 2006 1:52 pm, Charles O'Donnell wrote:
>> Second Life is like NASA to me.
>> Not everyone will go into space anytime in the near future, but we
>> all know what Velcro is.
>> The key is seeing where the Velcro is there and not winding up with
>> astronaut ice cream.
> From: Fred Wilson
> Sent: Wednesday, March 29, 2006 2:49 PM
> To: Charles O'Donnell; Brad Burnham
> Subject: Re: [A VC] Greg Deocampo submitted a comment to 'Avatars'
> What about tang?
On Wed, 29 Mar 2006 3:13 pm, Charles O'Donnell wrote:
> I thought about Tang, but I don't know if Tang was really successful
> or not.
> I was going for two extremes...
I drank it religiously for several years in the late 60s/early 70s
Then I realized that it sucked
In case you're curious, there's a Wikipedia entry on Tang.