starter code helpfully decided to implement Comparable but not equals. that's probably not the dumbest problem I've spent more than 30 minutes debugging, but it's certainly up there


it's handily beat by that time my dad and I spent 45 minutes struggling with a full-on quantum bug (debugger changed the program state unpredictably) only to realize that the toString function was removing items from a stack. the debugger called toString to pretty print.

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