Article of interest: Python pros/cons for the enterprise

Carl Banks pavlovevidence at
Tue Feb 26 14:23:12 CET 2008

On Feb 26, 6:58 am, Paul Boddie <p... at> wrote:
> The Lisp
> scene has also been plagued by an unnecessary deference to commercial
> interests, which means that the hottest topic on comp.lang.lisp right
> now is probably Paul Graham's much-anticipated but arguably
> disappointing Lisp "successor", Arc, amongst the usual in-fighting and
> parade-dampening.

It looks like his main contribution was to get rid of superfluous
parentheses.  Which, admittedly, is no small thing for Lisp.

Carl Banks

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