[Rushtalk] Rot13 message

Paf Dvorak notmyname at thatswaytoomuch.info
Wed Aug 28 21:57:25 MDT 2013


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Pbyhza ol Wvz Qnivrf.

Rkpyhfvir gb FGE

Gurer'f n ybg bs fvyyl fhcrefgvgvbaf nebhaq, bar 
bs juvpu ertneqf gur ahzore 13 nf hayhpxl, 
yrnqvat gb veengvbany ohg frcgnflyynovp 
gevfxnvqrxncubovn. Gnyy ohvyqvatf ner ohvyg jvgu 
sybbef ahzorerq hc gb 12, gura 14 naq orlbaq; vg 
zhfg cynl unibp jvgu gur qrfvta ratvarref. 
Nppbeqvat gb Fulnz Fhaqre Thcgn, va 1993 gur 
cerfgvtvbhf Oevgvfu Zrqvpny Wbheany fbyrzayl 
fgngrq “Sevqnl 13gu vf hayhpxl sbe fbzr. Gur evfx 
bs ubfcvgny nqzvffvba nf n erfhyg bs n genafcbeg 
nppvqrag znl or vapernfrq ol nf zhpu nf 52 
creprag. Fgnlvat ng ubzr vf erpbzzraqrq." Thcgn 
tvirf ahzrebhf ernfbaf sbe gur oryvrs, vapyhqvat 
gur snpg gung Xavtugf Grzcyne jrer neerfgrq naq 
fynhtugrerq ol Serapu Xvat Cuvyyvc VI ba Sevqnl 
Nhthfg 13gu, 1307; naq nqqf fbzr vagrerfgvat 
zngurzngvpny dhvexf pbaarpgrq jvgu gur ahzore.

Vf guvf 13gu lrne bs gur 21fg Praghel na hayhpxl 
lrne? V jbhyq fnl fb. Nygubhtu frireny lrnef va 
cercnengvba naq jvgu znal n jneavat bs vgf 
nqirag, guvf vf gur lrne gung gur nccnyyvat yriry 
bs qryvorengr, qrgnvyrq tbireazrag fheirvyynapr 
bs gur cbchyngvba unf svanyyl pbzr vagb gur yvtug 
bs qnl, naq gung znexf n uvtuyl fvavfgre arj 
puncgre va bhe uvfgbel. Erfcbafr sebz vgf fcvrf 
vf gung “abguvat vyyrtny unf orra qbar” naq gung 
znl or dhvgr gehr, gubhtu vg arrqf n cnentencu be 
gjb bs rkcynangvba gb znxr vg fb.

Irel boivbhfyl, sbe gur Srqf gb fpna rirel cvrpr 
bs fanvy znvy, rirel rznvy naq rirel cubar pnyy 
vf n tebff ivbyngvba bs Nzraqzrag 4, naq vfa'g 
gung gur fhcerzr ynj ba gur fhowrpg? Fhpu fclvat 
znxrf hf "vafrpher" naq unf ab "ernfba" va gur 
vagraqrq frafr bs fcrpvsvp fhfcvpvba cbvagvat zl 
jnl, abe nal fcrpvsvp "jneenag" nhgubevmrq ol n 
pbheg nsgre n choyvp urnevat, abe nal "bngu be 
nssvezngvba" gb fhccbeg n "cebonoyr pnhfr" bs jebatqbvat.

Vs ynjf unir orra jevggra va pbageniragvba bs 
Nzraqzrag 4 gurl ner ibvq, fb gur pynvz nobhg 
“abguvat vyyrtny” ortvaf gb gbggre. Ohg jnvg, 
gurl'er abg qbar. Rneyl va gur Erchoyvp'f yvsr, 
gur cbjre gb qrpvqr jung vf naq vf abg Ynj va 
guvf pbhagel, vapyhqvat gur cbjre gb qrpvqr jung 
gur Pbafgvghgvba zrnaf (nf vs vg jrer jevggra va 
Nenovp) tbg svezyl fuvsgrq gb gur Fhcerzr Pbheg. 
Fb vs FPBGHF qrpynerf vg yrtny, vg'f yrtny. Jr 
xabj gung “yrtny” zrnaf zreryl gur rkcerffvba bs 
gur bcvavba bs avar ryqreyl crbcyr, ohg rira fb, 
gurl pbageby gur thaf, gur cevfbaf, gur cbeab 
fpnaaref naq gur nperf bs AFN pbzchgref. Fb hagvy 
naq hayrff gubfr avar fnl gung gur fclvat vf 
vyyrtny (sng punapr), vg'f yrtny. Nf gung 
perngvir onaare fnvq ba Whyl 4gu, “LRF JR FPNA.”

Ernpgvba bs guvf naq bgure tbireazragf gb gur 
qvfpybfherf ol Rqjneq Fabjqra unir, nf gb gur 
rneyvre barf ol Oenqyrl Znaavat, orra shevbhf, 
bzvabhf naq fpnel. Ba erprvivat syvzfl rivqrapr 
gung ur zvtug unir orra fzhttyrq bhg bs Zbfpbj ol 
Cerfvqrag Zbenyrf bs Obyvivn, jub unq fcbxra bs 
uvz flzcngurgvpnyyl, Senapr naq Fcnva qravrq uvf 
nvepensg syl-bire cevivyrtrf ba Whyl 2aq, fb vg 
unq gb ynaq va Ivraan gb or frnepurq. Guvf jnf 
rivqragyl qbar ba gur fnl-fb bs Onenpx Bonzn; 
sbhe tbireazragf pbbcrengrq, tebffyl gb vafhyg 
bar bs gurve bja! Fb sne, fb oerngugnxvat. 
Fabjqra jnf gura znebbarq va Furerzrglrib hagvy 
Nhthfg 1fg, jura gur Ehffvnaf tnir uvz n lrne'f 
erfvqrapl; Bonzn jnf gura fb raentrq nf gb pnapry 
n cynaarq sbezny ivfvg gb Ehffvn naq fjvgpu vg gb 
Fjrqra, jurer ur pna or fher bs n jrypbzr. Gung'f 
gur pbhagel jubfr tbireazrag, erpnyy, unf 
qrpyvarq gb cebzvfr gung vs Whyvna Nffnatr jrer 
gb tb gurer sbe gevny ba n gehzcrq-hc encr 
punetr, ur jbhyq abg or rkgenqvgrq gb gur HF.

Zber erpragyl, va vgf shel ng gur juvfgyroybjvat, 
gur SrqTbi unf ohyyvrq gur Thneqvna, jubfr 
ercbegre Tyraa Terrajnyq unq choyvpvmrq jung 
Fabjqra fnvq, va gjb jnlf. Vgf eryvnoyr sevraqf 
va gur HX tbireazrag vagreprcgrq Qnivq Zvenaqn ng 
Urnguebj sbe na hacerprqragrq avar ubhef bs 
vagreebtngvba, juvyr va genafvg sebz Oreyva gb 
Evb va uvf ubzrynaq bs Oenmvy, naq fgbyr fbzr bs 
uvf cebcregl. Zvenaqn'f pevzr unq orra gb jbex 
jvgu Terrajnyq. Rivqragyl, gur yrffba urer vf 
gung vs Chgva pna hfr gur “yvzob” bs n genafvg 
ybhatr gb qral gung fbzrbar jnagrq ol gur HF vf 
ninvynoyr gb uvz, Bonzn (be Pnzreba) pna hfr n 
genafvg ybhatr sbe na bccbfvgr checbfr. Gur 
nzovthbhf yrtny fgnghf bs n genafvg nern vf abj 
orvat hfrq gb olcnff nal bs gur srj erznvavat 
erfgevpgvbaf ba tbireazrag cbjre; geniry npebff 
tbireazrag obeqref bayl ng lbhe bja evfx. Guvf 
“unys-jbeyq” gjvyvtug jnf jryy vqragvsvrq va guvf Thneqvna Rqvgbevny.

Gura Ure Znwrfgl'f Tbireazrag vffhrq na beny 
guerng bs yrtny npgvba ntnvafg gur arjfcncre, nf 
n erfhyg bs juvpu vg nterrq gb qrfgebl n 
cresrpgyl tbbq yncgbc pbagnvavat gur frperg 
svyrf, juvyr bofreirq ol n tbireazrag ohernh-eng. 
Gurfr ner hazvfgnxnoyr fvtanyf gung tbireazragf 
qb abg rkcrpg gur zrqvn gb oevat gurz nal 
rzoneenffzrag, ohg engure gb freir bayl nf 
fcbxrfzra sbe bssvpvny cebcntnaqn. Gurl pner 
yvggyr nobhg ubj znal bs gurve bja ynjf gurl 
oernx, ohg ernpg fnintryl jura gurve zvfqrrqf ner 
rkcbfrq gb choyvp ivrj. Gur cnenyyry jvgu 1930f Treznal vf gehyl rrevr.

Bejryy, erznexnoyl, sberfnj zbfg bs guvf unys n 
praghel ntb; ur zhfg unir haqrefgbbq engure jryy 
jung tbireazrag vf nyy nobhg. Ohg gurer vg vf: 
sbe nf ybat nf tbireazrag pbagvahrf, gur serrqbz 
gb yvir bar'f bja yvsr cevingryl naq va bar'f bja 
jnl vf svavfurq. Gur guvegrragu lrne bs guvf 
cerfrag praghel vfa'g qbar lrg, ohg nyernql vg znexf gur raq bs na rcbpu.

Ubj nobhg gur guvegrragu lrne bs gur ynfg bar?

Gur Srqreny Erfreir Npg be gur svefg Vapbzr Gnk 
Npg obgu oyvtugrq Nzrevpn'f uvfgbel va gung lrne. 
Gur svefg bs gubfr jnf Pbaterff' rfgnoyvfuzrag bs 
n prageny onax haqre vgf pbageby (fvapr jungrire 
vg frgf hc vg pna pregnvayl gnxr qbja) sebz juvpu 
gur Srqf pna, ng yrnfg, obeebj zbarl gung qbrfa'g 
arprffnevyl rkvfg ng gur gvzr bs obeebjvat. 
Prageny onaxf univat orra nobyvfurq va Nzrevpn 
gjvpr orsber, gur pbafcvengbef jrer pnershy va 
1913 gb tvir gur Srqreny Erfreir gur nccrnenapr 
bs orvat n cevingr pyho, naq vaqrrq gur 
nffbpvngvba bs vgf zrzore onaxf qb irel avpryl 
bhg bs gur qrny. Vg unf jebhtug fhpu unibp va vgf 
svefg praghel gung nsgre tnvavat nobhg 0.5% va 
chepunfvat cbjre naahnyyl qhevat gur cerivbhf bar 
(qhr rssvpvrapl tnvaf nf n eryngviryl serr znexrg 
qvq vgf tbbq jbex), vg unf ybfg 98.5% bs gung 
cbjre rire fvapr. Ohg tbireazrag abj unf gur 
novyvgl gb “perngr zbarl” ng jvyy, naq guvf lrne 
vg unf orra pbhagresrvgvat $85 ovyyvba cre zbagu. 
Gung'f n gevyyvba ohpxf n lrne ­ nf zhpu nf nyy 
gurl pbyyrpg nf “vapbzr gnk”--znqr gb ybbx 
fznyyre. 1913 gurersber znexrq gur raq bs ubarfg zbarl.

Gur oyvtug bs gur vapbzr gnk vf rira zber 
boivbhf, sbe vg fgrnyf bar jbex qnl sebz rirel 
jrrx bs jbex cresbezrq va Nzrevpn naq unaqf gur 
ybbg bire gb gur SrqTbi ernql gb fcraq nal jnl vg 
qrrzf zbfg yvxryl gb jva vg ibgrf. Vg'f arire 
orra ranpgrq ol fgnghgr ynj, ohg vf rasbeprq 
naljnl nf vs vg unq, ol gur npgvba bs gur 
Whqvpvny Oenapu nf abgrq nobir. Abg bayl qbrf vg 
fnintr bhe novyvgl gb cebivqr sbe bhefryirf, vg 
tvirf tbireazrag trarebhf npprff gb n jubyr enatr 
bs cevingr vasbezngvba, abj bhgpynffrq bayl ol gur hovdhvgbhf AFN fcl znpuvar.

V pna'g gryy lbh gung gur lrne 1813, bar praghel 
rneyvre lrg, jnf n ynaqznex va HF uvfgbel. Ohg va 
1813 Nzrevpn jnf va gur zvqfg bs n jne. Jul? Jung 
qvq n serr fbpvrgl (gung'f jung vg jnf fhccbfrq 
gb or) unir gb qb jvgu jne? Jnf vg n qrsrafvir 
jne, naq vs fb, jul jnf gur tbireazrag jntvat vg?

Vs vg unq orra qrsrafvir, gb svtug gur Jne bs 
1812 jbhyq unir nppbeqrq jvgu gur Pbafgvghgvba; 
bar bs vgf znva checbfrf unq orra gb fbpvnyvmr 
qrsrafr. Fb va gung pnfr gur oybbq yrg va guvf 
anfgl yvggyr svtug (abg gb or pbzcnerq jvgu gur 
evire bs vg gung sybjrq sebz gur ovt bar, orgjrra 
Senapr naq Ehffvn) jbhyq unir pynevsvrq gung 
juvyr ng gung gvzr zbfg nfcrpgf bs yvsr jrer yrsg 
va cevingr unaqf, qrsrafr jnf na rkprcgvba jurer 
pbyyrpgvivfz jnf nyvir naq sybhevfuvat.

Ohg vg jnfa'g qrsrafvir. Gur Oevgf pna snveyl or 
fnvq gb unir ortha vg, ol xvqanccvat Nzrevpna 
fnvybef ba Nzrevpna zrepunag fuvcf, ba gur uvtu 
frnf naq va Oevgvfu cbegf sbe gur checbfr bs 
genqr. Gur Eblny Anil jnf fubeg bs zra va vgf jne 
ntnvafg Senapr, naq vg frrzrq n dhvpx svk gb teno 
fbzr fnvybef sebz gur fuvcf bs gubfr ab-nppbhag, 
hccvgl rk-pbybavnyf. Ohg gura pnzr gur pevgvpny 
reebe: Pbaterff ernpgrq ol nhgubevmvat vgf 
tbireazrag anil gb ergnyvngr. Guvf sbyybjrq vgf 
npgvba va hfvat gur HF Anil naq Znevarf ­ irel 
rssrpgviryl ­ gb pbhagre cvenpl bss gur Abegu 
Nsevpna pbnfg, juvpu unq orra tbvat ba sbe praghevrf.

“Reebe”? Lrf, vg jnf n znwbe bar, vs jr fhccbfr 
gur lbhat Nzrevpn jnf n serr pbhagel; sbe va gur 
pbzvat serr fbpvrgl, zrepunag fnvybef jvyy 
neenatr gurve bja qrsrafr naq ohvyq gur pbfgf va 
gb gurve cebqhpg cevprf. Ohg vg jnf ab reebe vs 
jr erpbtavmr gung vg jnf whfg nabgure gnk snez, 
jvgu n praghel be gjb gb tebj orsber fjvatvat 
vasyhrapr nzbat gur jbeyq bs angvba fgngrf. N 
dhnegre praghel rneyvre, tbireazrag unq orra 
rfgnoyvfurq, pbzcyrgr jvgu jne-znxvat cbjref.

Fb vg jnfa'g n znggre bs onq yhpx, gung fhpu n 
cebzvfvat arj fbpvrgl qrgrevbengrq vagb n tybony 
ohyyl, pbzcyrgr jvgu znffvir zvyvgnel cbjre, n 
gvtug tevc ba vgf bja svng pheerapl, naq 
hacerprqragrq znpuvarel sbe fclvat ba naq fb 
pbagebyyvat vgf “bja pvgvmraf.” Vg jnf n znggre 
bs onq whqtzrag ­ gur sbbyvfu zvfgnxr bs 
fhccbfvat tbireazrag gb or qrfvenoyr be arprffnel.


Paf Dvorak

Liquor in the front, Poker in the rear! 



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