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eg, in SQL - if you're thinking "a" is a valid alias for Account table then think again. Account is not a long word. Make it meaningful. If you have AccountProductMemberElephant table then APME is not a valid alias. These of kind of aliases result in the future readers having to reference back to the table to find what that means. Either don't alias or if you have some meaningless prefix to the table (eg company name) alias to remove that
Just remember you're only writing it once. It'll be read 100s of times!
Or another favourite and one not everybody agrees with If it's not readable it's wrong!
Even that's overpriced. You don't need to write down your cheatinghouse rules at all to play with them.
Did you ever see history portrayed as an old man with a wise brow and pulseless heart, weighing all things in the balance of reason?
Is not rather the genius of history like an eternal, imploring maiden, full of fire, with a burning heart and flaming soul, humanly warm and humanly beautiful?
Training a telescope on one’s own belly button will only reveal lint. You like that? You go right on staring at it. I prefer looking at galaxies.
-- Sarah Hoyt
I disagree. I'd open the door or give up my seat for a woman more so than a man (although I do it for both). I also won't be as sarcastic around women because they tend not to get sarcasm as much. I also won't knock a woman around when playing basketball like I would a man. Nor will I flirt with a man.
Eddy Vluggen wrote:
but that doesn't mean erasing all that makes us different
Social Media - A platform that makes it easier for the crazies to find each other.
Everyone is born right handed. Only the strongest overcome it.
Fight for left-handed rights and hand equality.
Shoot, my genius wife whoops everyone's behind at monopoly to the point where nobody will play with her anymore. Somehow (Because the universe likes her better), she manages to buy up all the railroads and screw everybody over as we go 'round again. With a smug look like "pay up sucker"
So I was looking through my articles because I was digging up a link for someone, and I realized that the code that I thought was the most blaise was almost consistently the code that got the most attention.
Well I've been looking for some ideas for another article/project, and what I keep coming back to is
How about a b+ tree in C#? That would pretty neat. Database like indexing in your C# stuff.
But i know it wouldn't be appreciated as much as if i wrote some sort of webserver (like i did) or a UI widget (like i didn't).
So I have to ask myself what am i really looking for here? Well I did find that i like it when people actually *use* my stuff, so getting a few stars on a github project or a few downloads here is gratifying. It makes the effort worth it, to be honest.
maybe I'll shelve the B+ tree and look for something that's more of a shiny object.
When I was growin' up, I was the smartest kid I knew. Maybe that was just because I didn't know that many kids. All I know is now I feel the opposite.
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