Error’d: Horned Megafauna

While we don't know the precise taxonomy of the fabled dilemma, this week's submissions include a few wild examples.

Jon has captured a classic sample of the anticancelling cancel, reporting "While bulk-deleting files from an S3 bucket, Amazon dangled a carrot in front of me only to cruelly whip it away at the last moment."

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"To opt, or not to opt," muses Michael R, asking "Do I have to select both to be double sure?"

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Flight risk Daniel M. is ambiguously relieved to know "My original flight got delayed, but at least I was able to be put on ?ResourceBundle:myBookings.table.status.DS? for an earlier one."

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Meanwhile Mark mutters about these seemingly mundane mathematical errors "Hey Pluralsight, my goal is to have zero goals."

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But perhaps they're not so mundane after all? Hugenkiss chortles "I can't wait to see the charge for $NaN show up on my credit card statement. If I have the credit card on autopay from my checking account, will my checking account also go NaN?" I certainly wouldn't be so eagerly anticipatory if it were my checking account!

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