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Some people don't see computers as fungible computing commodities priced in $/GHz and $/GB.

Much like they don't see cars as fungible transportation commodities priced in $/Watt and $/N·m.




aka "Some people just have more style." What would we do without our shiny status symbols?


We'd start by pointing out that your superior cynicism is also a status symbol/signal.

http://lesswrong.com/lw/ym/cynical_about_cynicism/


You got me. My elitist comment was much much worse than another elitist comment.




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