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The 7 Deadly Sins of Software Selection
Q: How many doomsday prophets does it take to change a light bulb?A: None. The light is still on.“Knock knock.”“Who’s there?”“The Raptured. SURPRISE!”

liberal protestant churches  7 Deadly Sins of Software Selection Q: How many doomsday prophets does it take to change a light bulb? A: None. The light is still on . “Knock knock.” “Who’s there?” “The Raptured. SURPRISE!” Thank you, thank you, don’t forget to tip the archangels, I’ll be here all week (according to best estimates). You may have heard recently about Harold Camping , the radio host who predicted that The Rapture would take place May 21. Fun fact : Did you know that Harold Camping’s tribulations

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