I was wrong about spreadsheets, and I’m sorry

A large part of my job is translating a “pile of functional but precarious Excel spreadsheets, glued together by the trends of the day” to a “pile of slightly more functional but precarious Clojure projects, glued together by the trends of the day”.

Excel (or Google Sheets, as we use) is great for non-programmers. It allows anyone to quickly prototype a solution. Clojure (or your $PROGRAMMING_LANG) is better for maintaining that solution.

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