OT: Perl programmers?

Keith Keller kkeller at speakeasy.net
Fri Feb 8 22:18:53 CET 2002

In article <11DA76EA13D0CF8D.5EACD856ADF3065A.09057FA224243232 at lp.airnews.net>,
	claird at starbase.neosoft.com (Cameron Laird) writes:
> In article <a40e2r.3vvegs9.1 at kserver.org>,
> Sheila King  <usenet at thinkspot.net> wrote:
>>On Fri, 8 Feb 2002 11:30:44 -0800, kkeller at speakeasy.net (Keith Keller)
>>wrote in comp.lang.python in article
>><41914a.537.ln at wombat.san-francisco.ca.us>:
>>> In article <a417rn$ge8$1 at panix2.panix.com>,
>>> 	aahz at panix.com (Aahz Maruch) writes:
>>> > I know some of y'all still keep roots to the Perl community, so I was
>>> > wondering if there's any kind of definitive nickname for Perl
>>> > programmers, the way we call ourselves Pythonistas?
>>> I don't think so--having one nickname would contradict TMTOWTDI.  :)
>>I thought it was Perl Monks.
> "Mongers" is the closest answer.
> I generally write "Perlites", though.

I told y'all: TMTOWTDI!  At least three, at present count.

Aahz, are you sorry you asked yet?  :)


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