"Writing is a skill, not a talent, and thus one's ability as a writer can be improved by thoughtful effort. The problem with some people is that they graduate college as good writers, experience early success on account of that, and thus never devote themselves diligently to the relentless quest for improvement that could make them great writers."
Russ at That's Right kind of got peeved. And then he got drunk. And then he got angry. Not necessarily a strategy I'd recommend all bloggers to emulate but, in the wee hours of a Saturday morning, it worked.