You're living at home, minding your own business and playing lots of computer games - then you go and solve some really hard math puzzle. Next thing you know, you're billions of light years from earth on a broken down starship, with no way to get home and lots of people trying to kill you! It's not worth it...
And then two seasons in you get stranded out there FOREVER!
they are all busy playing
therefore, if my understanding of the Slashdot demographic is correct, there will be a total of 22 comments in this thread all day, and all of them will by non WoW players commenting how much WoW sucks
...or from non-WoW-playing employees wondering where their "sick" coworkers are today.
Timothy, I'm looking at you.
Thus spake the master programmer: "Time for you to leave." -- Geoffrey James, "The Tao of Programming"