The gall of people (like me) with no GIS certification -- no authority at all -- writing GIS software! And poor suckers are actually using it! This can only lead to human sacrifice, dogs and cats living together -- mass hysteria.
Update: as if to underscore how unreliable and amateurish we bloggers are, Jeff Thurston seems to have abandoned his GeoVisualization blog and started a new one. No redirect, no link to archives. Gone. His deleted post expressed great admiration for Andrew Keen's thoroughly dismantled and disparaged book, "The Cult of the Amateur".