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Pro Manages to be hilarious while still teaching you valuable lessons
The author has a witty and snarky writing style, however this doesn't detract from the insights and lessons in each chapter.
Pro Uses anecdotes to teach
Pro The best of Michael Lopp's essays
Much of the content in the book comes from the author's popular blog, Rands in Repose.
Con Lack of continuity
What is a pro for some is a con for others. This book is a collection of posts from the author's blog, meaning there is often very little flow between the chapters.