PEP308: Yet another syntax proposal

Michael Hudson mwh at
Wed Feb 12 17:30:07 CET 2003

Paul Rubin <> writes:

> Those are the Secret Masters.  Of course they don't go around
> proclaiming "x and y or z" to be the Secret Master construction.
> If they did that, it wouldn't be much of a secret!

Are you just trying to crack a joke, or are you saying that those of
us who claim to not like "_ and _ or _" use it when noone is looking?

I can assure you I don't.


  If design space weren't so vast, and the good solutions so small a
  portion of it, programming would be a lot easier.
                                            -- maney, comp.lang.python

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