git diff --stat `git log --author="XXXXX" --since="12 hours ago" --pretty=oneline | tail -n1 | cut -c1-40` HEAD

Figure out your work output for the day

Figures out what has changed in the last 12 hours. Change the author to yourself, change the time since to whatever you want.
Sample Output
 .bashrc    |    2 ++
 .gitconfig |   23 ++++++++++++++++++++---
 2 files changed, 22 insertions(+), 3 deletions(-)

3
2009-11-04 01:41:33

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