I always though it was "the Borg", as in resistance is futile, suck
the life out of you, orange-aproned cyborgs that look like people.
Like the aliens on Star Trek, but with less of a sense of humor.
On 10/22/2011 7:15 PM, email@example.com wrote:
That is one definition. IMHO, it derives from Star Trek TNG, and the
huge cube ships of one of their main enemies, the Borg collective.
Modern big-box home centers, floating in a sea of asphalt, sorta
resemble the Borg spacecraft. It is a generic term for all of them at
this point, not just the orange guys.
Like most internet jargon and slang, there is probably no way to know
for sure where it came from.
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