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Stephen Turner
July 8, 2002 09:45
Re: My solution annotated
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On Mon, 8 Jul 2002, Eugene van der Pijll wrote:
> The competent programmer [...]
> avoids clever tricks like the
> plague. -- (-dsger |)ijkstra

The line break here made me read this as "avoids clever tricks, for example
the plague" on first parsing, and I was wondering how I could have used the
plague in this month's problem.

Stephen Turner, Cambridge, UK
"This is Henman's 8th Wimbledon, and he's only lost 7 matches." BBC, 2/Jul/01

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