The Harrowing Story of Every Software Rewrite

What it’s like to be a product manager handling engineering chaos

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You aren’t in the business of letting off steam by making passive-aggressive comments. Everyone else does that.

Every time they wrote some code they shot each other with a nerf gun. He’s annoyed there isn’t a table tennis table in the office.

You look at the screen. There is no danger of you thinking it is finished.

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