Andrew Grumet comments on a witty "Please wait" message on MIT's map server ("Please wait,
it's still faster than you could draw it"). What he didn't mention (or perhaps didn't discover) is that there are 20+ other fun messages including: Please wait...
while the satellite moves into position
the server is powered by a lemon and two electrodes
while a large vendor in Seattle takes over the world
a few bits tried to escape but we caught them
and two references to "The Wizard of Oz" and one reference to "The Matrix".