This post by Joel Grus is both insightful and highly entertaining. Make sure to read the comments which are also witty and amusing.

Classic. Your link is broken though. ;)

Seems to work with me, just clicked the blue button.
Witty!

commented: LOLz +10

Really funny. Any time I see people arguing about language X vs. Y, I'll link to that article. But, if you see me arguing about language X vs. Y, then, obviously, I'm right! ;)

commented: XD +10