UT Lisp Users Group?

Roberto Mello rmello at fslc.usu.edu
Wed Jul 13 11:17:28 MDT 2005


On Wed, Jul 13, 2005 at 10:42:06AM -0600, Bryan Sant wrote:
> 
> Blah, blah, blah...  C/C++, Oracle, and Java (or anything mainstream)
> is for suxors...  Blah, blah, blah...  Your coolness is directly tied
> to the obscurity of the programming language you use.  Blah, blah. 
> Please for the love of all that's holly someon use my langauge, Arc. 
> If you do, you're totally uber 1337!  And if you don't use Arc or
> Lisp, your business is not competitive.  Blah, blah, blah.
> 
> Ummmm...  Thanks Mr. Graham.  Yes, you're quite the authority on what
> technology a company should use to maximize competitiveness.

Ignoring the merits of Paul Graham's argument, he put his much better than
you did yours. I would (honestly) like to read your reasons for disagreeing 
with him. Just saying "whatever Mr. Graham" doesn't do much for anyone.

-Roberto



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