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Seeing as how Atwood and Skeet are both charter members? I'd like to suggest additional projects to donate to when buying bad code offsets...

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Wait, what? scratches head – Adam Davis Nov 18 '09 at 17:07
I thought it was a spoof at first, like – womble Nov 18 '09 at 17:09 – Adam Davis Nov 18 '09 at 17:15
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+1 - that's the right place; but you could also answer here… – Alex Papadimoulis Nov 19 '09 at 2:37
Cool, thanks for chiming in! – Adam Davis Nov 19 '09 at 5:13
I don't think it's accurate to say "not in any way affiliated with..." – Jeff Atwood Nov 19 '09 at 14:34
Thanks for the note, Jeff. I've eliminated that phrase. – Adam Davis Nov 19 '09 at 15:22
Wait... If JA is asking a codeoffsets question here, then why can't I? NO ACCEPT FOR YOU! – Won't Nov 22 '09 at 17:20
aw, I lose. :,-( – Adam Davis Nov 22 '09 at 19:04

I doubt it. Nobody submits coding horror article ideas here (do they?). I'm sure there's somewhere appropriate to do that at

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I've seen some stuff here that might conceivably qualify. Not intentionally, I'm sure. – David Thornley Nov 18 '09 at 17:45

Is this a chink in the Jon Skeet armor or is he just playing with us? Surely Jon Skeet doesn't need bad code offsets. He really can fly around in jets without polluting.

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Compilers buy "Jon Skeet Offsets" to atone for any times they may fail him. – gnostradamus Nov 18 '09 at 17:26
Man gno(stradamus|vice), you are on fire today – John Rasch Nov 18 '09 at 17:27
@gnos: +1 Insightful – womble Nov 18 '09 at 17:27
Its a fun way to drive cash to OSS projects. Broke the build? Instead of a toilet seat on your door you have to buy 25 BCOs. – Won't Nov 19 '09 at 11:15

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