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Comment: About the dog (Score 5, Informative) 36

by mawe (#39508831) Attached to: Maryland Team Completes Most Extensive Face Transplant Yet

Just wanted to add the little detail that the dog that was involved in the 2005 incident didn't attack the woman. Out of context this sounds like a horror movie.

The woman's been unconscious on the ground and the animal seemed to be trying to wake her up. More can be read on Wikipedia:

Comment: Re:Show UI stuff (Score 1) 535

by mawe (#29500241) Attached to: Why Developers Get Fired

Dead-on. Just experienced this yesterday. Had all the code ready for a project but the UI was rather simple. He was like "that's nothing". The review would've been more successful if I had spend half the day on a shiny interface mockup and pasted a jpeg into the app. I'm sure he wouldn't even have noticed it.

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