I think it's more likely he meant to put this question on the other thread
he started recently, which you can find
here<http://www.ruby-forum.com/topic/1226240#new>
.

On Fri, Mar 11, 2011 at 3:01 PM, Quintus <sutniuq / gmx.net> wrote:

> Am 11.03.2011 20:53, schrieb Hassan Schroeder:
> > On Fri, Mar 11, 2011 at 11:37 AM, Micah Wolfe <52w7te9ara / snkmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> >> Does anyone have any ideas about this? I am still stuck.
> >
> > About "this"? It's a popular (or at least widely-used) four-letter
> English
> > word, though the exact meaning is pretty context-dependent.
> >
> > HTH!
>
> Maybe he comes from another language and means the "self" keyword?
>
> Vale,
> Marvin
>
>