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How can you explain “beautiful code” to a non-programmer? [closed]

When speaking with a non-programmer friend, I happened to mention the concept of "beautiful code" and she wanted to understand what that meant, but I was at a bit of a loss as to how to explain it to ...
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Why do good programmers have ugly websites? [closed]

Is this some kind of Murphy's law? Maybe if I want to hire a very good programming ninja I should check out his website as in "Show my your website and I will tell how good you are" EDIT: Go ...