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Best practice or cargo cult?
He is right. The proof is in that I just saw Conway demo a language he made that ran in latin at YAPC 2006. You can arrange it in any order and it still works.That means he's right.
Priority 1, Priority 2, Priority 3
Priority 1, Priority 0, Priority -1
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Data loss, bug, enhancement
Out of scope, out of budget, out of line
Family, friends, work
Impossible, inconceivable, implemented
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