“The most important constraint [on naming this] is that it's a good pun.”

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Friday, February 5th, 2010 14:53
The people who have come to rely on features that are actually implementation errors are called ‘mistakeholders’.
— Chip Morningstar, today's friam

connected quotes

Saturday, June 18th, 2005 22:11
(Occasionally a computer scientist will get nervous about writing a paper or working on a proposal having to do with garbage collection. In cases like this, the phrase storage reclamation tends to be used. It means the same thing.)
… Memory locations…are just wires turned sideways in time.

The Connection Machine, W. Daniel Hillis

(I’m sure some connection can be made to Henry Baker's work, but I don’t feel up to trying to do so.)