in reply to My favorite kind of desktop background is:

I used to have really cool backgrounds for my desktops, but they've turned over often enough that I haven't gotten around to moving on past the boring defaults. Which reminds me, I'd better start looking for a new desktop .. my plan is to stay ahead of the catastrophic failures.

Alex / talexb / Toronto

Thanks PJ. We owe you so much. Groklaw -- RIP -- 2003 to 2013.