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Discussion on: How I broke on my First PR

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Michael Kohl

What editor are you using? These two should highlight differently, which makes it a lot easier to spot mistakes like this one:

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Benny Powers 🇮🇱🇨🇦 Author

Totes. I've got a fairly intense atom setup including Ruby highlighting. Thing about cognitive load is that the error could be literally right in front of your eyes and right under your fingertips and you still might not catch it.