Defending the ternary operator

Laura Creighton lac at
Sat Feb 8 10:00:16 CET 2003

> On Sat, 2003-02-08 at 01:01, Laura Creighton wrote:
> > Regardless of the reasons some people _want_  conditionals, people
> > are going to _use_ them because they save keystrokes. The number of
> > people who will do anything to save keystrokes is legion. 
> Why do you lack such faith in programmers?  

Because I am one.  Because I know so many of them.  Because 'lazy
work' and 'hurried work' has been the bane of all creators since we
first started creating anything. 


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