You hauling the staff over the coals
The staff? I do not understand. Anonimnystefy posted a couple of his thoughts, I answered them honestly. I did not get the impression that he was raking the staff over the coals.
and the mob resorting to an avalanche of unmaths to bury the shame of their inferiority.
That hurts people's feelings. No one has proved themselves inferior or superior on the basis of a couple of posts.
In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
A number by itself is useful, but it is far more useful to know how accurate or certain that number is.