Is Python a Zen language?

Robert Boyd robert.h.boyd at
Wed Mar 1 14:47:49 CET 2006

On 25 Feb 2006 15:00:37 -0800, Paul Rubin
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> "Kay Schluehr" <kay.schluehr at> writes:
> > I have at times the impression that many people who talk about Zen
> > philosophy confuse it with some home brewn mixture of platonism with
> > its transgressive move towards the true reality, a stoic hedonism of
> > contemplation and the taoistic being-in-doing. Zen on the other side is
> > more radical: if you erase yourself there is no-one "who" is in the
> > flow but chances are that you and the computer over there are the same
> > thing.
> QOTW or something.
> --

How about, cue the "Philosophers' Song"?

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