[Types-sig] What is the Essence of Python?

Tim Peters tim_one@email.msn.com
Fri, 17 Dec 1999 18:39:47 -0500

[Eddie, cogently attempting to tell Howard this isn't a movie <wink>]
> ...
> There are some important `pythonic theses' I saw (by Tim Peters, I
> think) but I've lost the bookmark ... ask Tim Peters, they were good.
> They might come closer to satisfying your criteria of essentiality.

They've propagated to surprising places, from Andrew Kuchling's "Python
Quotes" page (on the Starship) to Linux News(!).  Guido still needs to fill
in the 20th, though.

the-essence-of-stone-is-the-quality-of-stoniness-ly y'rs  - tim