can Python be useful as functional?

Robin Becker robin at
Tue Sep 18 19:10:14 CEST 2007

Steve Holden wrote:
> Lorenzo Stella wrote:
> So, which environment do you habitually use that provides an *unlimited* 
> stack?
> You remind me of the conversation between the philosopher and an 
> attractive lady whom he was seated next to at dinner. He asked her if 
> she would sleep with him for a million dollars, to which she readily 
> agreed. So he followed this by asking her if she'd sleep with him for a 
> dollar. She replied: "No. Do you take me for a prostitutte?", to which 
> his riposte was "We have already established that fact, and are now 
> merely haggling about the price".

allegedly G B Shaw 
Robin Becker

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