Submitted by fyl on Sun, 2011/08/07 - 12:40.
Yes, the title/post is intended to be sarcastic. Most of you will get it.
All too often, someone asks a question as to how to do something—here, on another site, in a bar, whatever. They may get one or more answers. Some answers may be useful, other answers not with an assorted third set that will have virtually nothing to do with the question. Your problem is to take the answers you receive and sort them out.
Let me offer an example. Let's say someone asked "What is the exchange rate between US dollars and Nicaraguan córdobas?" Here are some possible answers: