Poverty and wealth (the reading edit)

There is a kind of lazy pleasure in useless and out-of-the-way erudition.

Jorge Luis Borges, as quoted in things' post on the internet as giant reliquary.

The only people who read everything are those with too much time on their hands (a low-value demographic).

Jakob Nielsen on blog usability.

October 22, 2005 | 11:21 AM