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Discussion on: 5 Programming Patterns I Like

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Luca Grandicelli
  1. No 'foo' variables should be called: "The Shakespeare Naming Convention" or SNC.
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John Stewart Author

Googled and found this:

I like it.

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Seth Thornberry

Part of our coding standard is no acronyms (with a very few specific exceptions for industry terms). It is amazing how much easier it is to read code from 5+ years ago when it isn't littered with little three letter shibboleths.