November 29, 2007

The Fourteen Types of Programmers – Type 6: The ones who comment on articles like this one

(You can find the full list here)

Some people feel compelled to comment.  Some feel that they have humorous observations to add.  Others simply enjoy the self-referential nature of blog posts about commenting on blog posts.   Others enjoy the meta-story of how they comment on blog posts about commenting on blog posts. Sometimes, when the comments take a life of their own, the original blog post becomes irrelevant – it is only a host body to allow the comments to flourish.

Those that do not comment, and those that do, will have one thing in common.   What do you think that might be?