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Do you cover the sins of others?

Have you ever made a huge mistake? I’m talking about a huge mistake. A mistake that had some repercussions. And while you were staring at your mistake and being overwhelmed by it, someone came, corrected the mistake, and didn’t say anything. 261 more words


SQL Server - TempDB How many files?

As explained by Paul Randal. Scripts by Paul Randal.

Step 1: Make sure this information isn’t out of date!

Step 2: Detect if your server has a problem with tempDB contention by running a… 88 more words

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Bitcoin Sponsored Racer in Contention at Formula Masters China

Bitcoin Sponsored Racer in Contention at Formula Masters China

by Ian DeMartino @ 2014-07-22 12:51 PM

Josh Wise isn’t the only Crypto-racer out there.

Sponsored by crowd funding platform CryptoMex and racing with a Bitcoin logo on the side of the car, Dan Wells crossed the finish line first but ultimately finished eighth due to a penalty at the third race of the third round in the Formula Masters China series on Saturday.  504 more words


Wordnesday: Tumultuary

Word: Tumultuary 

Origin: 1590

Definition: Marked by confusion, riot, contention, etc.

Sassy Sentence: The tumultuary political debate caused palpable tension at the dinner table, ultimately souring the gourmet meal the hostess had graciously prepared.

The Bratty Bibliophile


  • Changes are nuts! Crazy! Fun!

As you can see…I’ve made a couple changes around here on a few things. Updated some. I am tickled. And feeling my stride again. 268 more words


22 June ― 18 Núr


Every eye, in this Day, should seek what will best promote the Cause of God. He, Who is the Eternal Truth, beareth Me witness! Nothing whatsoever can, in this Day, inflict a greater harm upon this Cause than dissension and strife, contention, estrangement and apathy, among the loved ones of God. 465 more words

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Why We're so Difficult

Only by pride cometh contention: but with the well advised is wisdom.

Proverbs 13:10

Contention is fussing and fighting. It’s squabbling and not getting along. It usually breeds things like gossip and revenge and…

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