Delodephius wrote:Is there any other kind? I don't remember buying any legal software since... wait, I never bought any legal software in my life now that I think about it. And I haven't bought any software for years now. I download everything for free like everyone else does.
Neqitan wrote:These Americans have no idea how things are in the third world
Delodephius wrote:No, not a clue. The law of gravity too operates a bit differently here btw.
Sobekhotep wrote:...to be "third world", which is an obsolete term anyway. "Developing nation" is the prefered term.
Not exactly. The First World is the developed Western world, the Second the Communist countries and the Third everywhere else. So it's an international relations term more than referring to the level of economic development. But with the fall of the Soviet Union and the retreat of Communism in pretty much everywhere, it's hard to see how this term is relevant any longer. Thus we say the more inclusive "developing world" or Global South.Neqitan wrote:"Third world", "developing world"...
Same shit, different names.
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