It's just like a blog, only ... less words! Like Ultra Concentrated dish soap. I can't guarantee that anything I say will be interesting, but I can guarantee that it will be brief.
|Placing a collect call to Melmac ...|
Probably because the mesages are bor-ing! And using radio signals?? You'd might as well try to contact the aliens on Friendster. Or MySpace.
Get with the program, Scientists. The aliens have moved on to Twitter. Why not send a billion little messages into the abyss, each 140 characers? Then, bide your time waiting for a response that will probably never come because there's nobody out there in the first place...
It'll be almost like having a blog.