August 29th, 2002

Picocon

Similar users.

I went to the LJ "similar users" page and wondered why all the people I actually know are so far down the list.
I looked at the journals and profiles of highly ranked people who I didn't know.
Most of them were bisexual leather-clad computer geeks from San Fransisco.

I went to my profile page and edited it.
I removed "sf" from my interests and substituted "science fiction".

I went to the LJ similar users page and still, the people I knew were down the list, just not quite so far.
Once again, I looked at the journals and profiles of highly ranked people who I didn't know.
Most of them were bisexual leather-clad computer geeks.

There's probably a moral here, but I don't know what it is.
Perhaps I should buy some leather.