Python advocacy

Patrick Phalen python-list at
Sun Mar 5 00:18:28 CET 2000

[Neel Krishnaswami, on Sat, 04 Mar 2000]
:: Quinn Dunkan <quinn at> wrote:
:: > On Sat, 4 Mar 2000 00:37:06 -0500, Bijan Parsia <bparsia at> 
:: > wrote:
:: > >And poor Dylan, which sold it's soul to mixfix only to be doomed to
:: > >obscurity, in the general world, and scorn from its progeniters.
:: > Guess it would help if I knew what mixfix was...
:: Not really; he just means Algolish (Algolic? Algolaceous?) syntax,

I think he's referring to Dylan Thomas, who was a hopeless Algolholic
and cooC addict, who was known to mix his fixes.

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