So a friend of mine who hoards computer parts and books mentioned to me that he has an old Russian book on #COBOL.
Apparently it contains a line that goes something like "don't try to make your #code indecipherable to make yourself irreplaceable. Stalin knew what to do with people who make themselves irreplaceable."
@kakure He disappeared them, usually by having them either killed or sent to the gulags. He then erased as much evidence that he ever worked with or knew them as he could.
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