Foo on you!

I didn’t know this, but the traditional “foo” variable that practically every single programmer I know of uses is a short form of Foobar, also known as “FUBAR” (F-ed up beyond all repair)….and now you know.

By Brian Garside

Brian is a digital experience expert, and part time internet superhero. He focuses on digital first design, digital strategies, content management, website usability, and user experience. He was part of the team behind BalanceDo, the co-founder of All New Comics, and the chief strategist at NorthIQ.