God (or whatever deity rocks your particular boat), how the Mac especially but the whole GUI thing seduces one. In the old days i.e. more than say 5 years ago, text was all we had. And the RISKS Digest reminds me how well that works when all you want still is a fire-hose of good old fashioned information rather than gloss:
Risks Digest 25.10: "Posted by RISKS List Owner on Mar 31"