Is 'everything' a refrence or isn't it?

Bryan Olson fakeaddress at
Thu Jan 5 00:21:24 EST 2006

Steven D'Aprano wrote:
> Mike Meyer wrote:
>> Correct. What's stored in a list is a reference.
> Nonsense. What is stored in the list is an object.

According to the Python Language Reference:

     Some objects contain references to other objects; these are
     called containers. Examples of containers are tuples, lists
     and dictionaries.


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