The Marshmellow Test - willpower via distraction, was interesting.
Jeff Atwood has a new entry: Exception-Driven Development. Great opening picture and some great advice. He does get TDD confused with unit testing everything. Nobody's perfect.
Esther Derby has a good post on Five Ways that Team Members Build Trust with Each Other. She led me to this good post on Feedback. This is an issue I struggle with. I have always loved the the perfection game in the Core by McCarthy.
Freakonomics shares some info that disturbed me. 70k$ to run for mayor of Rapid City, SD every two years and it only "pays" 90K$/year?!? Politics has become a strange/scary world.
Thanks to the power of Twitter I found 10 Programming Proverbs. Great humor, wisdom and pictures to boot.
On the yahoo group for XP there is a thread that started as One project per person X One project per team and has evolved into "People vs Process". The real action begins with post 15015. Here are some posts I have read and enjoyed: