Point accepted, since I didn't set up the context correctly.
They had a design A, and we said, A sucketh, for it doth spew too many
resources. And they sayeth, nay then, tell us the size of the problem, so that
we may solve in your network's image. And so did we give unto them,
statistics, scaling laws, and digits without number
And they came back and said, "Cool! N^1/2 -- we have a real number to design