Python -- (just) a successful experiment?

Robert Kern rkern at
Tue Aug 9 04:18:13 CEST 2005

Peter Decker wrote:
> On 8/8/05, Robert Kern <rkern at> wrote:
>>What I'm trying to say is that posting to is absolutely
>>ineffective in achieving that goal. Code attracts people that like to
>>code. Tedious, repetitive threads attract people that like to
>>write tedious, repetitive threads. 
> +1 QOTW

Meh, it's a minor riff on someone else's quote[1]. I'm actually a bit 
embarassed for having used it without acknowledging the inspiration.

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