Matt Gerrans mgerrans at
Fri Sep 13 02:12:05 EDT 2002

Amazing that such an inane question could engender so many entertaining
answers, but I think this one wins the prize for best chuckle.   (

"Raymond Hettinger" <python at> wrote in message
news:alk170$pai$1 at
> > Why won't my IDLE work?
> This is the documented behavior according
> to the American Heritage Dictionary:
> idle (intr. verb):  To pass time without working
>                             or while avoiding work.

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