Nor­mal­ly I have to sort though about 50% iden­ti­cal replies to my posts on Red­dit. For those flex­ing their fin­gers and get­ting ready to give me a hard time: Yes, they are fake. Yes, I fea­ture them promi­nent­ly and delib­er­ate­ly in every­thing I do​.No, most of my projects do not have all that much tech­ni­cal mer­it- they are 90% sil­i­cone and 10% sil­i­con 😉 No, if you point out the absolute­ly obvi­ous no one will think you are insight­ful, edgy or cool. They will think you are 12.”