Today's xkcd is a limerick about slashdot:
I used to find slashdot delightful,
But my feelings of late are more spiteful;
My comments sarcastic
Keep modding to plus five (insightful)
But you really ought to go see it in all its stick figure goodness.
Base 8 is just like base 10, if you are missing two fingers. -- Tom Lehrer