Was George Orwell an Optimist?
Abdullah Ibrahim - Water from an Ancient Well
I usually play with folks that are less experienced than myself, and my drafting system gives me too much of an advantage.
Then why do it that way? When I'm playing with people who are less experienced, I usually select some armies in advance which I think will be competitive, and let the players select armies. That gets the game going quickly and minimizes the advantage for experienced players.