BASIC vs Python

Adam DePrince adam at
Fri Dec 17 02:58:10 CET 2004

On Thu, 2004-12-16 at 13:42, It's me wrote:
> "abisofile" <gman at> wrote in message
> news:mailman.7879.1103222183.5135.python-list at
> >
> > hi
> >
> > I'm new to programming.I've try a little BASIC so I want ask since
> > Python is also interpreted lang if it's similar to BASIC.
> >
> >
> >
> Is a Ferrari similar to a horse-wagon?  Yes, they both have 4 wheels.

No, it is not better than a horse.  The horse is more reliable and on
any given day you can count on it going further before it needs service.

Or were you comparing a Ferrari to a Mustang ... in which case, yes,
good analogy.

- Adam

Adam DePrince 

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