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Why can't developer folk name things?

@rpcutts it is one of the only two hard things in Computer Science

@maxim
Naming things.
Cache invalidation.
And off by one errors.

@maxim except in distributed systems they are:
2. Exactly-once delivery
1. Guaranteed order of messages
2. Exactly-once delivery

@maxim though some say there's two hard problems in computer science:

We only have one joke
It's not funny.

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