Refactored 102: "Focus: Sponsored by Big Seltzer"

Wherein Chris REALLY wants you to know he uses Vim, and Frank has seen into the maw of stupid.

published May 2, 2023
Show Notes

Refactored #102: “Focus: Sponsored by Big Seltzer”

On this episode of Refactored…

  • Correction: Copilot uses Codex, not GPT.
  • Did you know Chris uses vim?
  • Focus & simplicity go hand in hand. The guys break it down.
    • It’s about understanding the assignment.
  • Chris really contrives an analogy of team dynamics in OOP terms. It’s… a bit painful.
  • Hey - Chris still uses vim.
  • Frank explains his concept of “flailing” - failing fast, early, often, and loud: “flagrantly failing”
  • Dude. Chris seems to really want you to hear that he uses vim. Did you know Chris uses vim?
  • Frank drops a bomb about some ridiculous Splunk/Datadog spending. It’s mind boggling.
  • Ok, we get it Chris. Shut tf up about vim already. Gosh.
  • … and much more!

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