There is one message totalling 19 lines in this issue. Topics of the day: 1. Translations ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Date: Fri, 31 May 1996 23:41:13 -0700 From: Kim & Rima McKinzey Subject: Translations For your edification, I quote from an article in the San Francisco Chronicle today, (May 31, 1996). ...Even now, says Walter Mossberg in the Wall Street Journal, Web surfers can use $49 software called Web Translator to have Spanish, French or German rendered into English, or vice versa, in less than a minute. But the Canadian foreign minister comes out as "the alien Business minister of Canada." Prime Mnister Chretien translates as "the Christian prime minister." The month of May is "perhaps" in French. A headline from German says: "Cabbage: Future of the Grandsons Do Not Lose." Rima