Need cleanup advice for multiline string

Ben Finney ben+python at
Tue Aug 18 01:30:39 CEST 2009

Robert Dailey <rcdailey at> writes:

> On Aug 11, 3:40 pm, Bearophile <bearophileH... at> wrote:
> > Robert Dailey:
> > > This breaks the flow of scope. Would you guys solve this
> > > problem by […]

> > There are gals too here.
> It's a figure of speech.

Indeed. When I use the term “guys” as a form of address, it's intended
to be gender-neutral.

> And besides, why would I want programming advice from a woman? lol.

No, that's not worth any laughter, especially because there are still
too many people who seriously think that way. It's totally unacceptable.
Please don't promote sexist garbage like that here.

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Ben Finney

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