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Jason C. McDonald

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CEO, Lead Developer at MousePaw Media

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Writing Zenlike Python (Talk)

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How to rename 'master' in an organization

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Ask Guido van Rossum a question!

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5 Ways to Retain Open Source Contributors

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Goodbye Master, Hello...What?

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Development Log: One Month In

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Development Log: All About Structure

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Development Log: Planning a Game

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How to Apologize

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Are you a ladder or a roadblock?

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Windows and Linux: A Sane Discussion

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GAME MODE 2020: Building a Game in One Month

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Debugging with SQrL

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Pair Programming: Dog Edition

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Social Lifespan of Posts

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Turning Bugs Into Features

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Socks

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Introducing: Timecard

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The Use-Case Paradox

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8 Ways to Be More Professional

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Python SnakeBytes: Unpacking

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What's Your Costume?

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10 Skills of a Professional Author

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A Day In The Life Of A Writer

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Python SnakeBytes: The Walrus Operator

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Has Stack Overflow Become An Antipattern?

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Beware Counterfeit No Starch Books from Amazon!

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Compiled! An Unobfuscated Glossary

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What Is An "Interpreted" Language?

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Introducing #devjournal

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Stealing Isn't "Sharing"

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Let's Get Clever #2: Spades

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Let's Get Clever #1: Fibonacci Sequence

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The Dark Side Of The Magic

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Dead Simple Python: Lambdas, Decorators, and Other Magic

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How To Become A Developer -- Part 4: Recommended Reading

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How To Become A Developer -- Part 3: People Skills

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How To Become A Developer -- Part 2: Non-Technical Skills

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I've Trained Programming Interns For 6+ Years, Ask Me Anything!

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Updated #beginner Tag Guidelines

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Dead Simple Python: Generators and Coroutines

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The Gear I Use

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Dead Simple Python (An Announcement)

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Updated #opensource Tag Guidelines

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How Not To Handle Bug Reports

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A Lead Developer's Tips on Diversity

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Dead Simple Python: List Comprehensions and Generator Expressions

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Dead Simple Python: Iteration Power Tools

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Dead Simple Python: Loops and Iterators

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C/C++ Pointer Alignment Style: A Justification

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Idea: A Different Kind of Issue Tracker

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Dead Simple Python: Errors

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To Comment Or Not To Comment?

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Dead Simple Python: Classes

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Dead Simple Python: Data Typing and Immutability

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Dead Simple Python: Project Structure and Imports

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Dead Simple Python: Virtual Environments and pip

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Introducing "Dead Simple Python"

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Retraction of an Obituary

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The Programmer's Workbench

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