Web Designers everywhere have a love hate relationship with them. We are talking about 404 pages. It isn’t uncommon to see a witty 404 page. Heck its better than the standard 404 page offered by Internet Explorer or Firefox. For examples of 404 that have been taken to the next check out Smashing Magazine’s list of 404 pages.
A wise general knows when to advance and when to retire. If a victory is long in coming, weapons are blunted and morale depressed. Resources of time and effort should not be depleted in one battle at the expense of another.