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August 26, 2009

4,8,12,24,48 and 52

devadutta @ 11:59 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1251331142 ) Play

What is the pun,
if 2 was getting burned by one?

1. 250px-Nero_1 2.250px-Colosseum_in_Rome,_Italy_-_April_2007

Cracked by: shrik , emrohit , udupendra , krudebox , raklodramA , Raghuvansh , u2001137 , nishansolo , BASAB , AmK , Logik , varuns88 , Deepthi JS , Ananth , Addikto , Rogi , abhijeet , Dibyo and Rithwik K

Answer:

Nero Burning ROM :)

The popular CD burning software’s name is a pun on Nero Burning Rome.


23 Responses to “4,8,12,24,48 and 52”

  1. shrik
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    (Is this a repeat?)

    Nero Burning ROM.


  2. emrohit

    Nero Burning ROM
    Quoting Wikipedia:
    The pun is more obvious in the original German as the German name for Rome is Rom (a literal English translation would be Nero Burning ROMe).


  3. udupendra
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    Nero burning ROM


  4. krudebox
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    Nero fiddled while Rome burned.

    haha.. Nero Burning ROM?


  5. Divya

    Fiddling while Rome burns?


  6. fiddling


  7. Nero fiddled as rome burned


  8. Raghuvansh
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    Nero – Burning ROM


  9. u2001137

    Nero burning ROM


  10. nishansolo

    Nero burning ROM


  11. Nero Burning ROM?


  12. AmK
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    Nero burning ROM, popular optical disc authoring program, which has as its program logo an image of the Roman Colosseum in flames.


  13. Logik
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    Nero Burning ROM (E)
    title is the X ratings :)


  14. varuns88
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    Nero Burning ROMe.


  15. Deepthi JS

    Nero burning ROM


  16. Ananth
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    Nero Burning ROM(E).
    He didn’t burn Rome, he was supposedly ‘playing the fiddle’ at that time.


  17. Addikto

    1 st s Emperor Nero… nd the second is colosseum…
    Der r rumours dat he ordered to fire d city rome n which colosseum too got burnt…
    So d pun..

    NERO CD burning software!

    nice 1 though!


  18. Rogi
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    Nero Burning ROM(e)


  19. abhijeet

    Nero Burning ROM???


  20. Dibyo
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    Nero?

    Nero burns CD-ROMs (rome)

    or Rome burning while Nero fiddled.


  21. Rithwik K

    Nero burning ROM


  22. Dibyo
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    hey! i got this right, didn’t i?


  23. @Dibyo: Bug in backend :) Fixed it.
    Thanks!


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