Larry Wall's comment on python...

James J. Besemer jb at
Sat Sep 7 03:01:59 CEST 2002

Rod Stephenson wrote:

>Larry Wall Wrote:
>"Python is cool to look at small bits of, but I think the "outline"
>syntax breaks down with larger chunks of code. I'm with Aristotle on
>the structure of discourse--a story should have a beginning, and
>middle, and an end. So should blocks"
>Any comments?
Typically, he substitutes a cute particle of rhetoric for a meaningful 


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