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Comment Re:because (Score 1) 876

Quicksort was an example of something simple, that wouldn't be very efficient to implement using a non-text language.

Anyway, kids nowadays with their fancy languages and 800MB frameworks. They have a ".sort()" routine built in and immediately think that anyone writing those 10 lines to suit their specific situation is doing something deeply wrong. :-)

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Submission + - Rare Borland Memorabilia for Haitian Relief-> 1

santakrooz writes: Embarcadero employees, many of whom are original Borland engineers and employees from the early Turbo Pascal, Quattro Pro, Paradox, JBuilder, Delphi and Borland C++ teams, are auctioning off rare and historical Borland memorabilia to raise money for Haitian Relief efforts. Proceeds are going to the Clinton/Bush Haiti Relief Fund.

http://shop.ebay.com/andersohlsson/m.html

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Karl's version of Parkinson's Law: Work expands to exceed the time alloted it.

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