Stunt programming. Modern C++ is not about that.

Stunt programming? Here is one definition. From C2 wiki

Stunt Programming

Doing things the hard or risky way because it is more exciting (and exciting is FUN…until you crash).

I could not agree more with this definition. I have also given practical example using C#, on the same subject sometimes ago.

Modern C++ provides a LOT of opportunity to engage and get one self lost in this kind of programming.

(This is one fairly long post with a lot of C++ code inside.  For newcomers to the modern C++, but not for the beginners. )
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Nobel Prize 2017 for Economy. I beg to differ.

Nudging Theory? I am sure you can “Google out” the essence of it. But here is my favorite citation from Wikipedia:

It has been remarked that nudging is also a euphemism for psychological manipulation as practiced in social engineering.

I can not agree more.

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