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  • SNAFU principle
    /sna'foo prin'si-pl/ [from WWII Army acronym for `Situation Normal, All Fucked Up'] n. "True communication is possible only between equals, because inferiors are moreVIEW ENTIRE DEFINITION


  •  View Definition: sunspots 

    sunspots


    n. 1. Notional cause of an odd error. "Why did the program suddenly turn the screen blue?" "Sunspots, I guess." 2. Also the cause of bit rot --- from the myth that sunspots will increase cosmic rays, which can flip single bits in memory. See cosmic rays, phase of the moon.