borman
programming quote HN Ask HN: What code do you frequently read?
Be it for beauty,or for reference, elegance, whatever... what is a piece of code that you find yourself returning to frequently

The shitty legacy code people that worked at whatever company i'm working for wrote before me, and usually didn't document...
kb
HN Иногда чтение комментариев перед чтением поста может серьезно сэкономить время.
Новость: "Why I switched from Ruby back to C++"
Первый же комментарий: "This post should be titled, "Why I fucked up by choosing Ruby to write a game." — Or "What the fuck was I thinking""
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amyodov
law HN "If the law was computer software, at this point it would be a giant unmanageable screwball of spaghetti code that would crash daily and would require patches 3 times a week." (http://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=3005365)