How coding in Python is bad for you

Albert-Jan Roskam sjeik_appie at
Mon Jan 23 15:44:29 EST 2017

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On Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:19:42 +1100, Chris Angelico wrote:

> On Tue, Jan 24, 2017 at 6:59 AM, Grant Edwards
> <grant.b.edwards at> wrote:
>> On 2017-01-23, breamoreboy at <breamoreboy at> wrote:
>>> The article is here
>> I don't really think any of his points are valid, but one way that
>> programming in Python is bad for you:
>>  * It reduces your tolerance for progamming in PHP zero.  If you end
>>    up assigned to a PHP project, you end up miserable and unpleasant to
>>    work with or just plain unemployed.
> I believe that's "bad for you" in the sense that chocolate is bad for
> you.
> It isn't.
> ChrisA

chocolate is a poison (lethal dose for a human approx 22lb)

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