The social skills of a thermonuclear device, part 2

Raymond Chen

I guess I’m living up to my reputation of having the social skills of a thermonuclear device:

From: <name withheld>

It’d be awful swell of you to add my blog to your blogroll. You don’t know me, and I know you only by your superlative writings, but I’m a big fan.

http://<link withheld>

P.S. Would you like you home remortgaged? Are you in need of prescription drugs? Can you help me free up my Nigerian wealth?

My reply:

hey there – i actually am extremely selective about who goes on my blogroll. in fact I’m working on making it smaller, not bigger. sorry.

And the response:

From: <name withheld>

HOW RUDE!

Maybe the author of this cartoon was researching how to finish the story…