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Comment don't draw their attention (Score 3, Interesting) 236

The most merciful thing in the world, I think, is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents. We live on a placid island of ignorance in the midst of black seas of infinity, and it was not meant that we should voyage far. The sciences, each straining in its own direction, have hitherto harmed us little; but some day the piecing together of dissociated knowledge will open up such terrifying vistas of reality, and of our frightful position therein, that we shall either go mad from the revelation or flee from the light into the peace and safety of a new dark age.

H.P. Lovecraft, The Call of Cthulhu

Comment also, circuit past every donut shop in town (Score 1) 258

Concerned citizens should drive a scanner van down City councilman Johnny Khamis' street every 10 minutes until he wises up.

I can't wait until autonomous delivery drones are so ubiquitous that we can check up on the locations of all our elected officials, unelected bureaucrats and police officers 60 x 24 x 365.

Thus spake the master programmer: "Time for you to leave." -- Geoffrey James, "The Tao of Programming"