So I kinda went nuts on somebody else's blog:
In my defense, it felt really good.
Here's a book which will explain where I'm coming from:
You should buy it immediately.
It doesn't actually explain my point of view; it just gives you the background based on which I expect the rest to be obvious.
(I should write this up in a productive, useful way to be a little less anti-social and aloof, but I'm really tired.)