Nicodemus (nicodemusrat) wrote,
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Programming Mentality

"It should be noted that no ethically-trained software engineer would ever consent to write a DestroyBaghdad procedure. Basic professional ethics would instead require him to write a DestroyCity procedure, to which Baghdad could be given as a parameter."

-- Nathaniel Borenstein

From Coding Horror via chipuni.
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