Terry Hancock hancock at
Sat Jan 28 01:11:59 CET 2006

On Fri, 27 Jan 2006 13:44:19 -0800
Scott David Daniels <scott.daniels at> wrote:
> Paragraph 3 in "Why Python":
>    Some people uppose because Python ...
> I'd prefer the word "suppose."
> and later in that paragraph, I'd change:
>      ... extensions that provide compact numerical
>      solutions
> to:
>      ... extensions that provide compact high-speed
>      numerical solutions

And while we're at it, let's say "Python is a language for
programming high-speed, digital, electronic computers. Do
you have any experience with high-speed, digital, electronic


For those who are too young, or weren't film students, the
answer is "Yes, my aunt has one".

Ironically, this is now funny for exactly the opposite
reason from the way it was intended!

Terry Hancock (hancock at
Anansi Spaceworks

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