How coding in Python is bad for you

alister alister.ware at
Tue Jan 24 09:26:03 EST 2017

On Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:39:26 +0000, Jon Ribbens wrote:

> On 2017-01-23, alister <alister.ware at> wrote:
>> On Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:19:42 +1100, Chris Angelico wrote:
>>> I believe that's "bad for you" in the sense that chocolate is bad for
>>> you.
>>> It isn't.
>> chocolate is a poison (lethal dose for a human approx 22lb)
> That's a meaningless statement. *Everything* is a poison in sufficient
> quantities.

indees when I here someone saying "I won't have any xyz because they have 
heard that too much is bad for them" I invariably inform them that too 
much oxygen is poisonous & challenge then to cut that out completely :-)

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