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string or binary data would be truncated - WHICH FIELD?

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Last Modified: 2012-09-24
THis is a highly annoying SQL error, especially since i have a huge SQL statement in a table with 30 different columns.  how do I know which field is getting kicked out without having to dissect every element of my statement?
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