Python's website does a great disservice to the language

Björn Lindström bkhl at
Wed Nov 2 13:41:35 CET 2005

"Ben Sizer" <kylotan at> writes:

> I can't believe you think the font there is unreadable. It's left to
> the browser default, which is usually set to a simple serif font,
> which in turn is presumably the default because the majority of all
> books, magazines, and newspapers in existence use it, and have found
> it perfectly readable up to now.

Actually it does set some fonts ("avantgarde" and
"lucidasomethignorother") as first choices. I guess you, like me, and
probably most people in here, doesn't have those installed.

Björn Lindström <bkhl at>
Student of computational linguistics, Uppsala University, Sweden

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