max(), sum(), next()

Steven D'Aprano steve at
Sat Sep 6 03:23:56 CEST 2008

On Fri, 05 Sep 2008 10:22:22 -0500, David C. Ullrich wrote about why max 
and min shouldn't accept a default argument:

> Think about all the previously elected female or black presidents of the
> US. Which one was the tallest?

I know the answer to that one:

All of them!


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