UT Lisp Users Group?
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.
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