Definitions for "Riptide"
Keywords:  gui, 'boz, thom, pygtk, bozinsky
GUI Front end to aptitude written in python and pyGTK with the philosophy of "keep it simple stupid" allowing the end user to manage packages with ease.
Riptide was a television detective series that ran on NBC from 1984 to 1986. The series concerned Cody Allen (Perry King) and Nick Ryder (Joe Penny), two former army buddies who decided to open the Pier 56 Detective Agency (later known as the Riptide Detective Agency) in Los Angeles. However, realizing that computers and technology play a major role in many investigations, the guys recruited the help of Murray 'Boz' Bozinsky (Thom Bray), a brilliant but socially inept scientist and computer hacker whom the guys had met while serving in the military.
Keywords:  shore, sea, seaward, simmer, rushes
a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current
a strong surface current flowing outwards from a shore
a fast current that rushes seaward after in-coming waves pile up on the beach
Keywords:  romita, claremont, janos, marvel, chris
Riptide (Janos Quested) is a fictional mutant character in the Marvel Comics Universe. His first appearance was in Uncanny X-Men #211, was created by Chris Claremont, John Romita Jr. and Dan Green.
Riptide is one of Robert Palmer's more well-known albums, released in November 1985. The song "Addicted to Love" reached #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1986 All Music Guide, possibly as a result of the memorable music video; Palmer won a Grammy in 1987 for the song.