On 3/11/06, Joe Smith firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
Well the original was almost certainly a tongue-in-cheek reference to LISP. LISP was a disaster to use, so I doubt your language would have been any worse. The way one identifies a lisp programmer is to find the person whose paren keys have worn competely off their keyboard. :D
Given how much Python is indebted to Lisp, digs at Lisp seem particularly off-topic for this list.
Fully expecting this to bounce,
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