Temporarily disabling List View Threshold on a large list

I made a post on the official blog of the Microsoft SharePoint Product Group about how to temporarily disable the large list "List View Threshold" feature on a large list. The post talks about your options for performing throttled operations on large lists, and why you might need to (for example - right after upgrade).  Please go take a look at it and feel free to leave me feedback either here or there. Here it is: