Python handles globals badly.

William Ray Wing wrw at
Wed Sep 9 19:59:53 CEST 2015

> On Sep 9, 2015, at 1:22 PM, Steven D'Aprano <steve at> wrote:


> I think my favourite is the guy who claims that the reason natural languages
> all count from 1 is because the Romans failed to invent zero. (What about
> languages that didn't derive from Latin, say, Chinese?)

Right.  Note that the Arabs, who DID invent zero, still count from one.


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