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SELECT * FROM [TheWholeTable]

<rant>Yes, the whole table. This report shows the cash-type trades done in London and grouped by currency type. 39 currency types.1:07 minutes to run.6,722 rows of data.20.4 MB Excel file (when exported). It’s a reporting tool, not a freaking SQL dump tool. Users, help us help you make this report more meaningful.</rant>

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Komen Houston Race for the Cure.

Who is down for this? Date: Saturday, October 6, 2007Time: 7:00 AM – 2:00 PM Register Here If you don’t want to run, you can still volunteer.

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Some Pet Peeves.

1. “Can I ask you a question?”-Just ask it. 2. Out of nowhere, asking a question without any context or hint about what you’re talking about. “How you implement it on the one report you did a while back?”-Clarify, we’re not on the same page as you. 3. Calling me on my cell phone and […]

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According to My Calculations…

We have an data object that contains:1. $principle (Long) – Principle2. $days (int) – Number of Days Interest3. $basis (int) – Basis (how many days in a year)4. $dailyInterest (Long) – Daily Interest Average Rate = 100 * $basis * ( $dailyInterest/$days ) / $principle What screwed us over for an hour? DATA TYPE!!!$dailyInterest/$days is […]

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Where’s Wachovia?

Wachovia says its really near my house…in my neighborhood! Google says its down the street. I want to believe Virtual Earth because I’d just have to walk a few blocks, but Google right. The have the location right in front of the building entrance!