Don't fuck with the god of thunder.
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This article can be summed up as "a lot of nerds need to grow spines".
If someone's primary contribution to a project is shit and noise, then get rid of them. And then get rid of anyone who whines about it, too.
I can nail this one: Mentally ill people generally don't take good care of themselves. They tend to eat worse and more irregularly, sleep odd hours, and not get to the doctor as much (for whatever reason), especially if they live by themselves and no one's looking after them.
Basically, the severely mentally ill tend to make poor lifestyle choices a lot more.
There's a difference between "not being professional" and "being a dick", and clearly good ol' Linus doesn't understand it. I don't wear a suit and a tie to go about my daily business, yet somehow I manage not to be an obnoxious git to people I disagree with.
If you act like a jerk, people are not going to pay attention to any arguments you have, they're going to remember you acting like a jerk.
This is a bit disingenous. Cesium quickly goes through the human system and thus isn't really a problem in small quantities.
I, for one, hope none of the more... rabid MLP fans show up here. They were run off of Somethingawful for being really fucking creepy, a first for a non-Japanese show.
You've just contributed to a website where people argue constantly over who's poop should appear as a picture in the article about poop.
Do you know how many children are kidnapped in the US?
Buying one of these stupid things isn't going to make your kid any safer, but it will teach him that you're an overprotective control freak.