I think the poster in these comments might be on to something ( How to make recent posts shortcode carousel posts with navigation? ) when he alluded to the user Toscho being a funny robot ...
One and a half month ago, a new species arrived on our site: an Ambitious Amoeba. And ambitious it was: with two questions and 66 answers, it reached 1686 reputation and is still growing. Growing so ...
Based on his activity, I have come to the conclusion that MikeSchinkel must be the anonymous facade of a company. It must consist of at least: One developer thinking up the solutions One UI person ...