Writing Code Isn’t Rocket Science (It’s Worse Than That)

Nice essay from Microsoft’s Eric Lippert on the difference between rocket science and brain surgery, and why programming is more like brain surgery even though we want to make it more like rocket science. Sounds silly in a blurb, but it really is a good analogy. (Via David Weiss.)

β˜… Thursday, 20 April 2006

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