The more someone talks about how code should be "self documenting" the less likely their code is to actually be "self documenting"

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    We need a graph showing time spent talking about self documenting code vs self documenting code produced
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    I don’t talk about self documented code and my code is not self documented. I am an honest man.
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    "Comments can be wrong so dont have comments" is like saying "code can have bugs so dont have code"
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    They're probably lawyers who write terrible code on the side. When you question them about it: "no comment."
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    omg, that is so much me. I always say I write code with readability in mind first, but when I write I actually care more about it to work first :-) Guess I got some self enlightenment out of this beautiful Friday morning.
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