Q: what does incertae sedis mean?
A: It's a Latin taxonomic term, used to describe species of uncertain placement within a group.
Q: that sounds really prete-
A: Actually, thank you,, I didn't choose it to sound pretentious. When I was a little kid I used to spend ages on wikipedia browsing taxonomy pages, for whatever reason, and the term kinda stuck in my head. The literal meaning appeals to me but nostalgia is the main factor.
Q: how do you say it?
A: The traditional English pronunciation sounds dumb to me. So does the academically correct Latin pronunication. I say it /ɪŋ·ˈkɝ·tɑɪ ˈsɛ·dɪs/ (in-KER-tie SED-iss) because I think it sounds okay like that, but it's not really accurate.
Q: so you're some kinda taxonomist?
A: Nah. As it happens, somebody else runs a WordPress taxonomy blog called "incertae sedis." If you were looking for something like that then sorry for the confusion.
Q: this page is labeled "faq", but does anyone ever actually ask you things?
A: No?? You're probably one of maybe three people who have ever seen this page. Who would even do that?
Q: wow, i looked at your bandcamp! such an impressive output!
A: Please don't rub it in. I know linking to it now was probably bad form, but who's even visiting this site anyway?
Q: this is just you talking to yourself, for your own entertainment alone
A: yeah. so
Q: may i contact you?
A: Absolutely not.
Q: can i link to your site?
A: wow. uh. Haha, can you imagine how pathetic I am, a complete nobody on the Internet with no merit, to have just typed up that "frequently asked" question? Haha, wow.
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