I Hate LaTeX

May 30, 2013

No, I really do. It's not hyperbole. I hate it.

It's frickin' 2013, people. We should not have to deal with languages that look like this:

    % avoid problems with \sout in headers with hyperref:
    \setlength{\parskip}{6pt plus 2pt minus 1pt}
    \setlength{\emergencystretch}{3em}  % prevent overfull lines

and parsers that give errors like this:

paragraph ended before Gin@iii was completed.

The reason I'm even messing with this is that