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* For the brave souls who get this far: You are the chosen ones,
* the valiant knights of programming who toil away, without rest,
* fixing our most awful code. To you, true saviors, kings of men,
* I say this: never gonna give you up, never gonna let you down,
* never gonna run around and desert you. Never gonna make you cry,
* never gonna say goodbye. Never gonna tell a lie and hurt you.
// sometimes I believe compiler ignores all my comments
//When I wrote this, only God and I understood what I was doing
//Now, God only knows

// I dedicate all this code, all my work, to my wife, Darlene, who will 
// have to support me and our three children and the dog once it gets
// released into the public.
// Autogenerated, do not edit. All changes will be undone.
// drunk, fix later
// Magic. Do not touch.
 * You may think you know what the following code does.
 * But you dont. Trust me.
 * Fiddle with it, and youll spend many a sleepless
 * night cursing the moment you thought youd be clever
 * enough to "optimize" the code below.
 * Now close this file and go play with something else.
try {
} finally { // should never happen
const int TEN=10; // As if the value of 10 will fluctuate...
//This code sucks, you know it and I know it. 
//Move on and call me an idiot later.
// If this comment is removed the program will blow up
// I don't know why I need this, but it stops the people being upside-down

= -x;
   #Christmas tree initializer  
= []  
=   [  ]  
= [    ]  
= [      ]  
= {}  
= {}
/* Please work */
// I am not sure if we need this, but too scared to delete.
//Dear future me. Please forgive me. 
//I can't even begin to express how sorry I am.
// I am not responsible of this code.
// They made me write it, against my will.
/* Halley's comment */

options.BatchSize = 300; //Madness? THIS IS SPARTA!


// I have to find a better job

// no comments for you
// it was hard to write
// so it should be hard to read

// hack for ie browser (assuming that ie is a browser)

// TODO: Fix this.  Fix what?

  ## Safety pig has arrived!
= h(text)
##                               _
##  _._ _..._ .-',     _.._(`))
## '-. `     '  /-._.-'    ',/
##    )         \            '.
##   / _    _    |             \
##  |  a    a    /              |
##  \   .-.                     ;  
##   '-('' ).-'       ,'       ;
##      '-;           |      .'
##         \           \    /
##         | 7  .__  _.-\   \
##         | |  |  ``/  /`  /
##        /,_|  |   /,_/   /
##           /,_/      '`-'

// Catching exceptions is for communists

public boolean isDirty() {
//Why do you always go out and
return dirty;

// If you're reading this, that means you have been put in charge of my previous project.
// I am so, so sorry for you. God speed.

long time; /* know C */

/* Be a real daemon: fork myself and kill my parent */

//3.4  JeK  My manager promised me a lap dance if I can fix this release
//3.5  JeK  Still waiting for that dance from my manager
//3.6  JeK  My manager got changed, the new manager is hairy, dont want the dance anymore
//3.7  Jek  Got that dance, yuck!

// The ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter.  Remember to change
// this to 3.0 if you move to a site in Indiana.
#define Pi  

try {
catch (SQLException ex) {
// Basically, without saying too much, you're screwed. Royally and totally.
catch(Exception ex)
//If you thought you were screwed before, boy have I news for you!!!

after hours of consulting the tome of google
i have discovered that by the will of unknown forces
without the below line, IE7 believes that 6px = 12px

-size: 0px;

using namespace std;            // So sue me

Great one from leaked Windows 2000 source code :
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!DOING SO FUCKS THE BUILD PROCESS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! *
!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

In a homework assignment in college for a teacher who was particularly adamant that we comment our code:
//I wonder if she actually reads these.
When the assignment was returned, in red pen next to that comment "Yes, I do"

// if i ever see this again i'm going to start bringing guns to work

/* You are not expected to understand this */

 /*** If you don't understand this code, you should be flipping burgers instead.*/
// If this code works, it was written by Paul DiLascia. If not, I don't know who wrote it
//Mr. Compiler, please do not read this
// and there is where the dragon lives

** The author disclaims copyright to this source code.  In place of            
** a legal notice, here is a blessing:                                          
**    May you do good and not evil.                                            
**    May you find forgiveness for yourself and forgive others.                
**    May you share freely, never taking more than you give.

catch (Ex as Exception)
// oh crap, we should do something.
//If you're reading this, then my program is probably a success
/* deep wizardry. do not touch. */
/* */
/* no seriously. XXXXXX I'm looking at you. If you screw with this again */
/* I will kill you with my swingline stapler. */
/* */
/* ... */
//open lid

//take sh!t

//close lid
// This is crap code but it's 3 a.m. and I need to get this working.
// For the sins I am about to commit, may James Gosling forgive me
/* Sun, you just can't beat me, you just can't.  Stop trying,
* give up.  I'm serious, I am going to kick the living shit
* out of you, game over, lights out.
// If I from the future read this I'll back in time and kill myself.
// This code was written by a genius so don't try to understand it with
// your tiny little brain
return 0; // Happy ending
//this formula is right, work out the math yourself if you don't believe me
// Dear maintainer:
// Once you are done trying to 'optimize' this routine,
// and have realized what a terrible mistake that was,
// please increment the following counter as a warning
// to the next guy:
// total_hours_wasted_here = 35


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