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in reply to Re: Heroism, Specifications, and testing with the right mice.
in thread The Drama of Being a Developer I - Heroism, Specifications, and testing with the right mice.

I like Heinlein's word for all those layers..
A flapper, he writes, is someone whose job it is "to flap the mouth and ears of his master whenever, in the opinion of the servant, it is desirable for his master to speak or listen."