Bottom line is I was traveling a lot in in the fall of 1995. I was bored in hotel rooms and ended up starting the site in part as something to do in hotel rooms and in part as an information 'resource'. Over the years it has evolved into what it is today.
A Search is a terrible thing to waste! One Test is Worth 1000 Expert Opinions - The plural of anecdote is not data - Correlation does not imply Causation
We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them. - Unknown