This is how things go on the internet. 1) Something doesn't bother most people. Maybe they even like it. 2) Vocal people hate it. 2) The people you consider cool hate it. 3) You hate it, and proselytize your hate with your carefully groomed list of reasons. 4) Your mom hates it. 5) Vocal people start hating the hate.… » 8/05/14 6:21am 8/05/14 6:21am

And there are cases where accurate answers aren't necessarily mean better, too. A good example is parameter estimation, especially through inversion. For the layman, that's knowing measurements and trying to figure out where they came from, which is a tough problem, but one that has to be solved every day. In that… » 7/22/14 1:00pm 7/22/14 1:00pm