The man’s (?) got a point. At least, if you’re gaming: the GM likes surprises, does s/he*? Fine. Here’s my surprise: 3 3d6 Energy attacks, hey diddle, right up the middle. Multifire and Rapid Shot; and remember, I have Alertness, Heroic Surge, Improved Initiative, Multishot, Point Blank Shot, Precise Shot, Quick Draw, Rapid Shot, and Shot on the Run. Oh, and Weapon Focus**.
Yeah, I’ll wait while you dig out the combat charts.
*I’ve actually known a bunch of female GMs. Of course, I can’t last remember the last campaign that I was in that didn’t have at least two female players/GMs in it.
**Based off of this: