Wait for a keypress before continuing?

Seebs usenet-nospam at seebs.net
Wed Aug 17 18:33:05 CEST 2011

On 2011-08-17, Steven D'Aprano <steve+comp.lang.python at pearwood.info> wrote:
> I shouldn't need to say this to anyone over the age of four, but being
> obnoxious to people trying to help does not encourage others to answer your
> question. You don't win points for insulting people who are trying to solve
> your problems.

The frustrating part, of course, is that the people who do this are doing
it for reasons such that the explanation seems only proof that they are even
more right than they had previously expected.

Pathological narcissism is scary.  If you ever find yourself going longer
than usual without being wrong, start checking your work more carefully.  :)

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