common time-management mistake: rack & stack

Tony Patti tony at
Fri Feb 17 18:56:22 UTC 2012

> From: Mike Andrews [mailto:mikea at] 
> Sent: Friday, February 17, 2012 1:44 PM
> To: 'NANOG'
> Subject: Re: common time-management mistake: rack & stack
> On Fri, Feb 17, 2012 at 01:15:09PM -0500, Tony Patti wrote:
> > In the context of the military scenario above, Grace Hopper comes to 
> > mind because of her nanoseconds etc "In her retirement speech, instead 
> > of dwelling on the past, she talked about moving toward the future, 
> > stressing the importance of leadership."
> >
> > I was lucky enough to have heard her speak once at an ACM event.
> I still have my nanosecond. Did she hand them out to the crowd there?

Yes, of course!

I remember that she said they were borrowed from a phone closet in the

Of course, she is also famous for "It's easier to ask for forgiveness than
it is to get permission"
Notable Quotation from her Wikipedia page at 

Tony Patti
S. Walter Packaging Corp.

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