One of the benefits of being raised in Kentucky is that most people assume you're dumber than you actually are. With expectations mis-set, their gradual realization that you know a little bit about something usually goes a long way.
Another perk is that if you live here long enough, you usually learn to appreciate Bourbon... A few facts:
So, with a little background, you might appreciate why I clicked on Paul Graham's essay titled Taste for Makers. To my surprise, instead of a post opining the virtues of an alcoholic beverage, I ended up imbibing a brilliant essay on design.
Please consume in moderation.