Meaning of FEAR AND LOATHING in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ n. ]

[from Hunter S. Thompson] A state inspired by the prospect of dealing with certain real-world systems and standards that are totally brain-damaged but ubiquitous -- Intel 8086s, or COBOL , or EBCDIC , or any IBM machine bigger than a workstation. "Ack! They want PCs to be able to talk to the AI machine. Fear and loathing time!"

Jargon File English vocabulary.      Английский словарь жаргона.