I love the Internet, because you can always find someone out there who is feeling the same way you are about something.
It turns out I don’t hate programming, I just hate programming in Java.
Russell Beattie is a voice I haven’t read in a while; I think the last time I gave his blog a look-see was about the time he decided not to work for Google. (I suck at those puzzles too, by the way.) Now he’s posted a long message about why the ticker symbol for Sun shouldn’t be JAVA, but COBOL: Java needs an overhaul.