does it take to change a lightbulb?
So, how many does it take?
1 to change the light bulb
1 to post that the light bulb has been changed
14 to share their similar experiences of changing light bulbs and how the light bulb could have been changed differently
7 to caution about the dangers of changing light bulbs
27 to point out spelling/grammar errors in posts about changing light bulbs
53 to get "snarky" with the spell checkers
41 to correct those that got snarky over spelling/grammar
6 to argue over whether it's "lightbulb" or "light bulb"
... another 6 to condemn those 6 as anal-retentive
2 industry professionals to inform the group that the proper term is
15 know-it-alls who claim they were in the industry, and that
"light bulb" is perfectly correct
156 to email the hosts and moderators complaining that those participating are in violation of the forum rules
109 to post that this forum is not about light bulbs and to please take this discussion to a lightbulb forum
203 to demand that "X-posting" to the hardware forum, electricity forum, and lightbulb forum about changing light bulbs be stopped
111 to defend the posting to this forum saying that we all use light bulbs and therefore the posts are relevant to this forum
306 to debate which method of changing light bulbs is superior, where to buy the best light bulbs, what brand of light bulbs work best for this technique and what brands are faulty
27 to post URL's where one can see examples of different light bulbs
14 to post that the URL's were posted incorrectly and then post the corrected URL's
3 to post about links they found from the URL's which make light bulbs relevant to this group
33 to link all posts to date, quote them in their entirety including all headers and signatures, and add "Me too"
12 to post to the group that they will no longer post because they cannot handle the light bulb controversy
19 to quote the "Me too's" to say "Me three"
4 to suggest that posters request the light bulb FAQ
44 to ask what is a "FAQ"
4 to say "didn't we JUST go through all this a few weeks ago?"
143 to say "Google on 'light bulbs' before posting questions about light bulbs"
1 newbie member to respond to the original post 6 months from now and start it all over again
Fuck it, I dont care if it's a repost or not....laugh or move on