Re: Things To Do On A Slow Day...
not likely to get op and walk away
I know this is probably just a typo but if it's a sneaky reference to IRC then I applaud you, sir.
Philitas of Cos, Greek intellectual, is said by Athenaeus to have studied arguments and erroneous word usage so intensely that he wasted away and starved to death. British classicist A. Cameron speculates that P. died from a wasting disease which his contemporaries joked was caused by his pedantry.