ON SECOND THOUGHT, DOCTOR, DON’T HEAL THYSELF

“I wish I hadn’t done it. It’s in poor taste…. People have a lot of information about themselves but staying objective is difficult.”

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales — or is that “cofounder”? — on editing his own entry on the website to minimize a colleague’s contributions and softpedal his involvement in a porn website, Wired News, 20 December 2005

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HAVE YOURSELF A BUGGY LITTLE CHRISTMAS

“It is a digital holiday. Consumers are really responding to all things electronic.”

Walmart.com executive Raul Vazquez, on a wave of gadget buying that’s sure to end in tears at the tech-support call centers on Boxing Day, CNN.com, 19 December 2005