The Unlikely Persistence of AppleScript ⇒

John Gruber for Macworld:

…AppleScript allows me to add my own features to the apps I use most—features that may well not make sense for the typical user but which save me time and aggravation.

Nice little history of one of my favorite aspects of OS X.

By the way: I queued up this link post by triggering an AppleScript with a TextExpander snippet.