Python Evangelism

Benny bentton at
Fri Mar 10 17:36:57 CET 2006

Paul Boddie wrote:

> Bizarre names may be cute (to some people) but they don't lend
> themselves to guessing or searching. Consequently, people who want
> answers yesterday aren't likely to be amused to eventually discover
> that the name of the resource they've been looking for is some opaque,
> three-levels-of-indirection-via-irony, in-crowd joke. And even acronyms
> like CPAN are better than wacky names, anyway.

To emphasize the point as a newbie: I know what CPAN is. I would go to 
the Vaults of Parnassus for Python stuff. But Cheese Shop?


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