Yet another weird SF fan
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### A Suggestion for the American Mathematical Society

The amsmath package for $$\rm\LaTeX$$ includes emitting error messages when encountering the \over command. This has apparently driven \over to near extinction. I recommend doing the same for the {eqnarray} environment. The spacing is absurd looking and when negative space is added to cancel out the absurd spaces, the resulting $$\rm\TeX$$ files are almost incomprehensible.