Originally Posted by Steeplechase
What on earth do you mean?
Good to see you back.
That other poster can answer for him or herself, but this board is largely a fan site for eReaders, broadly defined. In general, if they get criticized, people will tend to argue the other way, so you might not want to do it too often unless you've got a lot of evidence. Although I myself may not have followed this advice all the time.
Personally -- I think your experience with that 33 year old calculator is unusually good.