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The Weird and The Wonderful forum is a place to post Coding Horrors, Worst Practices, and the occasional flash of brilliance.

We all come across code that simply boggles the mind. Lazy kludges, embarrassing mistakes, horrid workarounds and developers just not quite getting it. And then somedays we come across - or write - the truly sublime.

Post your Best, your worst, and your most interesting. But please - no programming questions . This forum is purely for amusement and discussions on code snippets. All actual programming questions will be removed.

 
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Generalconscious perma-coupling Pin
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Application startup creates a
SqlConnection 
for each database it uses, and opens it, and this is then passed as a parameter from one module to the next for the lifetime of the application....to save the time opening and closing the connection.
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GeneralRtf -WTF: why is it different? Pin
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General#region Pin
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