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robson
7y

Does anyone else suddenly lose the ability to type properly as soon as someone is watching/pairing?

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  • 9
    Yes, I have seen it happen.
  • 4
    Ha, yes all the time
  • 9
    gain the ability to sweat like a pig
  • 21
    Also lose ability to speak English.
  • 4
    One of the reasons I am so horrible in technical interviews.
  • 9
    "Give me 5 minutes and I'll get back to you". Getting better at pair programming - but still have a tendency to freeze up.
  • 0
    "Give me 5 minutes and I'll get back to you". Getting better at pair programming - but still have a tendency to freeze up.
  • 3
    Been that done there...oh wait
  • 9
    I used to, but not anymore. Now I am the one who watches #BreakingBad
  • 1
    This happens to me all the time
  • 1
    Gets me every time
  • 3
    Unusual finger position and keyboard placement play a role, too.
  • 1
    every time!
  • 7
    ... and at the same time my already-written code suddenly seems to be very bad
  • 3
    Gets even worse when they say: 'No pressure..' #truestory
  • 3
    Lol friends are like u said u can code so let me see and I forget every thing lol
  • 0
    I forget to write at all during whiteboard interviews! Lol
  • 0
    @shooka epic :D
  • 1
    @shooka Programing, Bitch! #Pinkman
  • 2
    Yeah , many fucking times -.-
  • 5
    a co-worker had a theory that it was caused by an elementary particle field caused by observation
  • 1
    Yes, makes me conscious
  • 1
    every time
  • 0
    Always 💁🏽
  • 3
    Yes, and feel like a total idiot each time.
  • 2
    Every time... Get the fuck away from my spot and let me code alone!
  • 1
    Yeah, initially Id start to second guess every keystroke, when you get use to it, it can be fun
  • 0
    Reminds me a lot when I'd be playing guitar somewhere by self in high school and some one ask me to play something and I'd get hella anixious
  • 1
    Because nobody want to admit that they'll search for the answer on Stack Overflow..
  • 1
    I can't go while you watch
  • 0
    hahah yes happens almost everytime, cant write code or sql queries
  • 0
    i have
  • 0
    Yeh I don't like that, loose my concentration...
  • 0
    All the friggin time!!
  • 1
    Guilty. Of that, I am.
  • 3
    I love when they tell me where to click in the IDE to do stuff just because it took me a fragment longer to use the right keystroke!
  • 0
    Omg yess ....ALWAYS!!!
  • 0
    @fatkid Someone had to put out the truth hah!
  • 0
    yes and suddenly I cant code :')
  • 0
    My friends actually make fun of me over it and call me a slow thinker, which makes it wayy worse

    It honestly a confidence issue for me tho
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