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Joel: I have all these opinions ... and no outlet for them!
Josh: Have you tried yelling them at the Internet?
Joel: Almost exclusively! And yet problems still persist!

-"The Grand Opining", HijiNKS ENSUE, by Joel Watson

"On two occasions I have been asked, 'Pray, Mr. Babbage, if you put into the machine wrong figures, will the right answers come out?' ... I am not able rightly to apprehend the kind of confusion of ideas that could provoke such a question."

-Charles Babbage

Hofstadter's Law: It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take into account Hofstadter's Law.

-Douglas Hofstadter, Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid

revised How can I find the shortest path between two subgraphs of a larger graph?
added illustration to clear up possible misunderstandings
revised How can I find a good open source project to join?
undoing single-char suggested edit that made the title grammatically incorrect but somehow still got approvedd
revised sets of numbers that sum to a certain number?
fixed grammar, wrote real title
revised What is a correct/polite way to inherit from an abandoned open-source project for a new open-source project?
grammar fixes
revised Why shouldn't a new software product try to compete on price?
comment response; added non-open free software