Posted: Oct 11, 2018 3:45 pm
by theropod
He means there are some of us here on RatSkep that have been in the trenches for many years and when we see such terms used it sets us to DefCon 5. Those of us which have a professional background in the sciences will not hesitate to go to battle stations in such an event. I think you will find that precise use of terminology matters to those of us with trench foot, and our willingness to give quarter died long ago. Think of the thousand yard stare, and understand we love the smell of napalm in the morning.

RS