[OT]Royal pardon for codebreaker Turing

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at yahoo.co.uk
Fri Dec 27 18:34:01 CET 2013

On 24/12/2013 05:07, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> On Tue, 24 Dec 2013 00:32:31 +0000, Mark Lawrence wrote:
>> Maybe of interest to some of you
>> http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25495315
> While I'm happy for Alan Turing, may he rest in peace, I think the
> thousands of other homosexuals who have been prosecuted for something
> which shouldn't be a crime in the first place might be a bit peeved that
> he is singled out for a pardon.
> Personally, I think that people ought to throw a party celebrating
> Turing's rehabilitation, and do it right outside the Russian Embassy.

Any particular reason for the restriction to Russian Embassy?

My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask 
what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence

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