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Old January 12 2013, 08:02 AM   #50
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Re: arrrgh!!!!!!!!

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I always thought it was "Number" and that £ was "pound"... butyou learn something every day!
Yes, # is a number sign. Who the hell changed it, anyway?
I know it as a Number sign too, but the Pound come from your automated system eg ..Push 1 followed by the Pound key..", lol
I think we might have been using it as a pound sign before we had touch tone phones.
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“Well, It’d be the 19th century for me, one of Napoleon’s marshals.
The chance to march across Europe with the greatest general of all time and kill Belgians” - (White Hole).
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