Originally Posted by GammaZeta
I can get a cheeseburger from McDonald's for $1.00. It is faster, cheaper, quicker, easier and more convenient.
I can make a gourmet burger, at home on my grill, for $10.00. It takes more time, effort, going to the store, and energy.
Just because something is faster, cheaper and less involved does not make it better than something that is slower, more expensive and more involved.
I nominate this post for worst analogy ever.