April in review

May 9, 2023

Interesting things I found while browsing the internet.

I’m not exaggerating when I say assertions are the greatest thing since sliced arrays, and have cut my debugging time by half.
Rule of thumb: Every time you think something is true about your data, and it’s not ensured by the type system, add an assertion that checks it.
Don’t just occasionally use them, drench your code in them. When your code so much as sneezes, they should shake off like sand after the beach. This is the way. — How To Survive Your Project’s First 100,000 Lines

♪ Michael Foster • Resin Rain

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