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On Mon, Sep 30, 2013 at 8:28 AM, Paul Merrell <> wrote:
> Hi, all,
> Dubious methodology, but Lua came in at No. 2 in "the top 20 GitHub
> programming languages ranked by the amount of confusion they seem to
> cause developers" as indicated by occurrences of "WTF?" in code
> comments.
> On the other hand, it didn't make the top 10 most hated programming
> languages. Read together and assuming validity of both methods, one
> might infer that Lua developers enjoy their confusion more than
> developers using at least 10 other programming languages.
> <>.
> [ducks and runs]
> Paul

This is precisely why these kind of half-a$$ed comparisons are
considered harmful.
WTF is also a World-of-Warcraft Text File -- a file extension used a
lot in WoW games. And Lua is everywhere in WoW.