PEP scepticism

Robin Becker robin at
Sat Jul 7 22:28:42 EDT 2001

In article <cpy9q0iobo.fsf at>, Guido van
Rossum <guido at> writes
>"Tim Peters" < at> writes:
>> [Robin Becker]
>> > ...
>> > Dictators often assume they know best, but observation shows them
>> > to be uniformly wrong.
>> Heh.  Replace "Dictators" with "Humans", and I expect the truth-value of
>> that assertion would be unaffected.
>> BTW, in case newcomers are wondering, Guido didn't become BDFL by
>> assassinating his predecessor, nor does he maintain Absolute Power by force
>> of arms.  Although he's been thinking about it <wink>.
>The PSU has Robin's name and email address.  Robin: be afraid, be very
>afraid.  It is time that an example be set!
>--Guido van Rossum (home page:
well I suppose the red caped ones that nobody expects are getting into
their coaches right now.
Robin Becker

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