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- Subject: Re: Suitability of Lua as a First Programming Language?
- From: Miles Bader <miles@...>
- Date: Sat, 10 Oct 2009 10:41:28 +0900
David Given <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I think I can summarise by saying that Python's killer feature is that
> it provides the sugar to make common tasks convenient.
No, python's killer feature is that everybody else uses python (and they
all use it because ... everybody else does).
As a language it's not the worst, but it's pretty meh.
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their hands so deeply inserted in each other's pockets that they cannot
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