comp.lang.python in English? (was Re: Why Python is like BASIC)

Aahz Maruch aahz at
Mon Feb 18 11:33:23 EST 2002

In article <a4psgi$5jo$3 at>,
Fernando =?ISO-8859-1?Q?P=E9rez?=  <fperez528 at> wrote:
>Would you folks mind sticking to English in public discussions? Use private 
>email for other languages, please.

Why?  While I would be bothered if English ceased to be the main language
in (because I'ma typical rude American who knows no other
languages ;-), I think the occasional non-English post simply reflects
the international nature of Python.

I heartily encourage people to partly ignore Mr. =?ISO-8859-1?Q?P=E9rez?=

(The above sarcasm directed at the glass house of someone who uses
something other than ASCII as the $NAME.)
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