Timothy Brannan posted about Dragon Magazine's issue #111.
He put up a copy of the big ad for GURPS from the issue:
I still pretty much feel like that's the reaction when I explain my hobby or my writing to non-hobbyists or casual hobbyists. As if explaining tabletop RPGs isn't hard enough, I have to explain it's an acronym, what the acronym is, etc. Some of my friends and acquaintances are still convinced I write manuals for video games.