This statement is so flat, that I have to ask if you are trolling. Its kind of like saying "if you ever find yourself idolizing sober lifestyles, remember one of the main motivations for drug innovation is the fact (not opinion, fact) that being sober sucks"
Mastodon instance for attendees of Refactor Camp, and members of various online/offline groups that have grown out of it. Related local groups with varying levels of activity exist in the Bay Area, New York, Chicago, and Austin.
Kinda/sorta sponsored by the Ribbonfarm Blogamatic Universe.
If you already know a few people in this neck of the woods, try and pick a handle they'll recognize when you sign up. Please note that the registration confirmation email may end up in your spam folder, so check there. It should come from administrator Zach Faddis.