Larry Wall's comment on python...

James J. Besemer jb at
Fri Sep 20 01:03:56 EDT 2002

Chris Gonnerman wrote:

>I just like that I don't have to type the #!$&@!! things 
>No smiley this time... I really hate typing curly after curly.
>It makes me wonder that anyone *likes* the freakin' things so
>much that they named a LANGUAGE after them.
They are a hell of an improvement over "begin" and "end".

But I agree, leaving them out altogether is even better.


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