ncsakany: Hard G. End of story.
"A" in Computer Science.
"D" in Linguistics.
Ultimately, a language is composed of what survives the test of time. It's always worked that way.
falconeyes: I don't quite get the criticism which is lurking in the article.
I am pretty sure this inofficial repair center rescued an otherwise irrepairable lens. And in quite a creative manner too. Kudos to the guys and to make it public.
This is apparently what comes from Nikon cutting off the parts supply to the independent shops.