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This year I plan to learn about:
non-Perl: Andy Ford
Toddler psychology & discipline
Having survived the toddler stage (my children are 17 and 20 years old), I've got to say:
At that time  the chief engineer was almost always the chief test pilot as well. That had the fortunate result of eliminating poor engineering early in aviation.
Two words: classical conditioning.
Priority 1, Priority 2, Priority 3
Priority 1, Priority 0, Priority -1
Urgent, important, favour
Data loss, bug, enhancement
Out of scope, out of budget, out of line
Family, friends, work
Impossible, inconceivable, implemented
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