If Curt Is Yar Vin has retired, does that make Scott Alexander the most pretentious "deep thinker" / pocket dictator on the internet? More than either MICHAEL incarnation? More than Jacques Krogh-Barr III?
Chris Ballas was powerfully self-impressed, and Scoots Alexpolyandry might have him, the MICHAEL, Sprytel J Chimchim, the Crowtard, and even Noam Chomsky beaten for empty verbosity that gulls the innaleckshul wannabe.
--Karl Franz Ochstradt, who isn't impressed when you need 2500 words to convey what he can say clearly in 5.