There is a couple living nearby who my wife and I try to avoid at all costs. It's not that we don't like them, it's just that they consume so much of our time. We know that saying "hi" is tantamount to opening a filibuster-proof, hour-long conversation, so we try to evade that initial communication.
Contrarily, whenever I call my grandmother, she never wants to talk for more than five minutes. As a result, I call her often.
Open-source projects are often like my verbose neighbors: to interact with them, they demand huge chunks of … Read more