[Edu-sig] Age groups

Ivan Van Laningham ivanlan@callware.com
Fri, 04 Feb 2000 13:39:05 -0700

Hi All--

Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > That's funny. My experience was quite different. When I first saw
> > objects and classes it was like a relevation from God. They seemed
> > intuitively obvious and the answer to my prayers. I wonder if this is
> > a right brain/left brain thing or something.
> Gerrit is definitely a left-brain type of person :-)

We ought to make up posters advertizing Python, and put Gerrit's picture
on them.

I'd studied objects before Python, but Python transformed my perception
of them.  Now they make sense.  Only I think that objects and classes
are as pure an expression of the Buddha nature underlying all existence
as you can find outside of a Tibetan monastery.

<so-says-the-guidosattva>-ly y'rs,
Ivan Van Laningham
Callware Technologies, Inc.
See also: 
Army Signal Corps:  Cu Chi, Class of '70
Author:  Teach Yourself Python in 24 Hours