Dirty Coding Stories
I came across this article on Gamasutra today and I haven't laughed so hard in a long while. I think you need a little programming experience to get some of the stories but it goes to show what it is really like to work in the games industry with a tough deadline.
My personal favourite is the one with the space fix:
"We opened up the text file responsible for the conflict, added a space at the end, and saved it. We looked at each other with huge grins on our faces and said: Ship it!"
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