tired: why don't you go jump in a lake, pal
wired: why don't you go query a data lake, pal

@aparrish I think "data lake" is right near the top of my least-favourite terms (that aren't actively bigoted)


@bcj today is somehow the first time this term crossed my path! it's pretty weird and bad

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@aparrish @bcj weird. Last month I was showing this exec gang a single 1/8 Exadata in our data center and one asked "is this a data lake?"

I hadn't heard the term and just looked dumfounded and said "no no it's not" and then he went red in the face.

Later, my boss said "good job fielding that stupid question."

I said to him "What the fuck is a data lake??!" 😆😆

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