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Curse You Neal Stephenson and Your Knack for Similitudes!

Anyone who has known me long enough has likely heard me extol the virtues of Unix or Unix-like operating systems. Largely, their eyes go gooey and I can feel the thought rattling in their head: But can I use Word on it?

Neal Stephenson writes an excellent explanation about how using unix is like using the Hole Hawg drill.