On 25/07/2020 07:59, David Mertz wrote:
On Thu, Jul 23, 2020, 9:19 PM Rob Cliffe via Python-ideas 
The upholders of the status quo regularly provide gallant explanations of why "else" is perfectly natural, even intuitive.
They remind me of these two mathematicians:

M1: This result is trivial.
M2: No it isn't.
M1: Yes it is.
M2: Well, I don't see it.
M1: Sure it's trivial.  Look ...
    ...
    [They discuss it for about an hour]
    ...
M2: You're right, it *is* trivial!