Rick DeNatale wrote:
[snip]
> There's a famous story about a similar lecture he gave at Apple, where
> someone else pushed back in a similar way.  If Oberon doesn't have
> encapsulation how can it be object-oriented. In this case, Wirth's
> ultimate rejoinder boiled down to  "who can really say what
> object-oriented means."  To which the questioner responded, "Well, I
> suppose I do, I'm Alan Kay and I invented the term."
[snip]

The most authoritative-looking account[1] I could find say that it was
not Wirth giving the lecture (and that Alan didn't use his name in the
retort). Good story, though :)

[1] http://c2.com/cgi/wiki?HeInventedTheTerm