Why long passwords? 

@TheGibson even better: xkcd.com/936/

I'm no mathematician but it seems to check out.

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Why long passwords? 

@draeath @TheGibson Eh, that's not as secure as it sounds anymore, tbh, because now all you have to do is brute force four words instead of a ton of characters.

Why long passwords? 

@Jo @draeath @thegibson
Not quite. Those of us, with more errudite tastes, create our own lists from our favorite authors, whether Goethe, Mark Twain or Homer. Multiple language dictionaries add even more fan flavor, whether French, German, Elvish or Klingon.

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