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They do not produce quality software, instead they supply fiercely parsed words that will be invoked in the final, scrambling defense against being the person who ends up holding the hot potato of blame.


Cover of Practical Object-Oriented Design in Ruby: An Agile Primer


No one wants to read a large spec. In fact they don't. Make a small step, do that, then make another. No crystal balls.