"That which is overdesigned, too highly specific, anticipates outcome; the anticipation of outcome guarantees, if not failure, the absence of grace."
-- William Gibson, All Tomorrow's Parties
Amusing errors.

dmesg getting filled with SCSI media error garbage and screwing with line output can cause pretty funny things:

SCOpenBSD 3.6-stable (GENERIC) #1: Thu Jan 13 07:57:07 EST 2005

July 19, 2005 11:23 AM