netbuzz writes: "First off, it would seem that some of us have been “eating our own dog food” for a quarter of a century now, at least according to the most commonly cited account of that phrase’s origin. In addition, the year 1988 saw the introduction of IBM’s AS/400; the arrival of the Morris worm; Apple suing Microsoft and HP (unsuccessfully) over GUI patents; Microsoft passing Lotus in business software sales; the first transatlantic fiber optic cable; the founding of the Business Software Alliance; and a bunch more from the worlds of science, gaming and pop culture."
We can found no scientific discipline, nor a healthy profession on the
technical mistakes of the Department of Defense and IBM.
-- Edsger Dijkstra