Good Code is Boring
You have seen them many times. Small snippets of code and the question “What would the the following piece of code print” beneath. You might have tried taking a guess, and perhaps, even failed.
#golang pop quiz: what will this print? https://t.co/99xR8wybpp pic.twitter.com/Q7YpJbYr8c
— ✕✕✕✕✕ (@peterbourgon) May 18, 2017 I find those kinds of questions utterly pointless. They not only teach you nothing about real-world programming, but might also lead many newcomers to long-term frustration with programming.