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I went through a phase where I called all temporary variables 'bob' or 'plop'. I particularly liked plop as it was easy to type on the keyboard. Plus I wanted to be different and not use 'foo'.

Later, when I learned OO, I would give private methods funny names to stop me getting bored. Examples included 'munge' and 'doMe' plus some other slightly ruder ones :P

But I don't do that anymore, I stick to putting silly things in my comments.

In reply to Re: Funniest Variable/Subroutine names by simon.proctor
in thread Funniest Variable/Subroutine names by lshatzer

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