Monthly Archives: June 2002

Bad Marriage? Send the Wife to Work

News Channel 10 – Employment – Working Wives Lower Divorce Chances Marital unhappiness frequently drives wives into the workplace, said Dr. Robert Schoen, a sociology professor. Whether it be unhappy wives, husbands or both, unhappiness can play an important role … Continue reading

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Some really bad code

Here’s some particularly bad (Java) code I came across at work. Note the use of “FirstTime”. public void addship(String value1, String value2 , String value3, String value4, String value5) { /* this line just concatenates all the values together as … Continue reading

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Homefeeding is a menace to society (satire)

Homefeeding Children: Threat or Menace? — 06/12/2002 This is hilarious satire! homefeeding is relatively unregulated, giving carte blanch to parents to feed their children virtually any food under the sun; meat, milk, cookies, butter, pie – anything goes.

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We’ll shoot you down, but no guns in the cockpit!

This story describes some drills the military is conducting to help deal with future hijackings. Fighter jets from the North American Aerospace Defense Command scrambled to respond to the simulated hijackings and were to run through several scenarios, including one … Continue reading

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