This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
They were just talking about an objects size in Beginner yesterday. You might try using the search link at under the two buttons above. There have been LOTS of conversations on this topic in Beginner as well as Intermediate.
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