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Word of the Day: Kerfuffle

I was reading this fancy article Twitter, Rails, Hammers, and 11,000 Nails per Second and had to stop at the first sentence because of this word, kerfuffle. Say it with me; kerfuffle.

There’s an interesting kerfluffle going on regarding the scaling woes that Twitter.com is going through, especially since it’s built on Ruby [...]