Riobard Zhan writes:
"Once someone discovers that they don't have
to add the colons, and
it doesn't affect the operation of their program, those colons will, I
predict, become much less frequent. "
Thank God, finally we are on the right track. Making colons optional
is just the first step to kill both semicolons and colons all together.
I think the language you are looking for is called "Haskell".