[Python-Dev] Examples for PEP 572

Steven D'Aprano steve at pearwood.info
Wed Jul 4 22:41:05 EDT 2018

On Wed, Jul 04, 2018 at 01:00:41PM -0700, Devin Jeanpierre wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 4, 2018 at 11:04 AM Steven D'Aprano <steve at pearwood.info> wrote:
> > Did you actually mean arbitrary simple statements?
> >
> > if import math; mylist.sort(); print("WTF am I reading?"); True:
> >     pass
> Yes.

Okay, you just broke my brain.

I was *sure* that you were going to complain that I was misrepresenting 
your position, or attacking a strawman, or something.

I did not imagine for a second that you *actually* would prefer 
to allow the above code over assignment expressions.


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