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In software, the first 90% of the work takes 90% of the time, the last 10% takes the other 90% of the time.
People think programming is this pure kind of logical thinking, when it's mostly 99% banging your head against a wall until the wall gives
There are two hard things in computer science: cache invalidation, naming things, and off-by-one errors.
Got into computers because I enjoyed talking to machines instead of people. Now computers all about talking to people. This is some bullshit
A group of programmers is called an "actually".
Hell isn't other people's code. Hell is your own code from 3 years ago.
PHP is the Nickelback of programming languages.
The best reaction to "this is confusing, where are the docs" is to rewrite the feature to make it less confusing, not write more docs.
Indoor enthusiast. Co-founder of http://stackoverflow.com and http://www.discourse.org. Disclaimer: I have no idea what I'm talking about.
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