User:Lost.goblin

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esEste usuario tiene el español como lengua materna.
en-4This user can contribute with a near-native level of English.
sv-2Denna användare har kunskaper på mellannivå i svenska.
ca-2Aquest usuari pot contribuir amb un nivell mitjà de català.
an-2Iste usuario puede contrebuyir con un ran meyo d'aragonés.
...This user would like to know oodles more languages.
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Citizen of the Galaxy
and nothing else matters.
P9This user contributes using Plan 9 from Bell Labs
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prog-NThis user thinks in bytecode and dreams of electric sheep.
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Vigorous writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words [and] a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts. This requires not that the writer make all his sentences short, or that he avoid all detail and treat his subjects only in outline, but that every word tell.
Elements of Style, William Strunk, Jr. - 1918


The cheapest, fastest, and most reliable components are those that aren't there.
— Gordon Bell
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