Posted by: Nicky
Jasper generally doesn't reference anything that recent due to copyright regulations.
A little googling revealed this nursery rhyme
, which I admit I've never heard of. (It's possible Neal Stephenson was referencing the same source.)
As an interesting (well, to me, anyway) aside, there was a Robert Shaftoe in
Wisconsin (oops!) who named his printing press Silver Buckle
Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 09/05/2006 04:06AM by Nicky.