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anne-ology wrote on 7/27/2014 3:18 PM:
       "silly is as silly does" this is not;
            rather inane, bordering on insane  ;-)

       OpenOffice was referred to as OO ...
           LibreOffice was an offshoot of this thus LO.

       [and yes, I have used this program since the days of OO.]

       BTW - Microsoft is properly abbreviated as MsFt -
          check any financial paper if you disbelieve.

       MS stands for Multiple Sclerosis; which is a crippling disease which
some folks have -
          [and yes, I know some who do have this disease]
         therefore to use this acronym for other things seems to be a slap
in the face to these disabled folks.

I really think you have to consider the context where LO or MS is used.
Both LO and MS stand for many things.

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