Question on Strings

Hendrik van Rooyen mail at
Fri Feb 6 08:56:11 EST 2009

"John Machin" <s..n at> wrote:

>By the way, has anyone come up with a name for the shifting effect
>observed above on str, and also with repr, range, and the iter*
>family? If not, I suggest that the language's association with the
>best of English humour be widened so that it be dubbed the "Mad
>Hatter's Tea Party" effect.

The MHTP effect.

Sounds educated, almost like
a network protocol.


- Hendrik

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