Peter Sefton


Title: “to climb the hill (or use the gearing provided by XML) and then the” Slug: potentialenergy Date: 2004-05-03

—that’s too high or they’ll go around, or worse, make you push them. Does anyone know of any prior art on this metaphor? (I’d go on about potential energy and such, but I need to check with my Dad first to make sure I get it right. I don’t want to discuss the laws of thermodynamics or bicyclemechanics with irate geeks.)