Let the code speak for itself

According to Steve Yegge’s latest epic blog rant, I’m a n00b because I like pretty code. But apparently my love for dynamically-typed languages makes me less of a n00b. I’m so confused!

Joking aside, I couldn’t agree more with his main point, which is:

I think we can learn some lessons from code-commenting: don’t try to model everything! You need to step back and let the code speak for itself.

Hear, hear!