"Avoid pedantic people like the plague: they want to prove they wasted a bit more time than you getting a nuance right."
-- Andrew Goodman, Undistracted
"My field is artificial intelligence, but I'm sad to say that this subject started on the wrong page of the map many years ago and most of us haven't woken up to it yet."
-- Steve Grand, The Strong Possibility That We've Got Everything Horribly Wrong
"You would think the distant #2 would be sucking up more."
-- poster, Digital Point forums, in Christmas gift from Yahoo?