PEP 526 - var annotations and the spirit of python

Antoon Pardon antoon.pardon at
Thu Jul 5 03:44:02 EDT 2018

On 05-07-18 08:58, Steven D'Aprano wrote:
>> Optimize for readability, not writability.
> And that is why we all hold COBOL up as the paragon of excellence for a 
> programming language! *wink*
> Or if you don't like COBOL, how about Hypertalk?

Well you always mention how like english the if-expression in python is and
thus by implication readable.


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