Verity Stob - the only reason I occasionally take a look at the Register.
11 posts • joined 1 Sep 2008
@AC "What does ... mean?"
John Leyden is obviously better educated than you. My (online) dictionary has the following definitions of "to contain":
lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
hold back, as of a danger or an enemy; check the expansion or influence of
Reminds me of the old poem
There once was a man named Joseph Locke
Born into this world with a cork-screw cock.
All his life he vowed to hunt
For a girl with a cork-screw c*nt.
But when he found her he dropped down dead,
For the girl he found had a left-hand thread.
Can't believe nobody's used the IT angle icon yet!