[OT] Lisp IS fun! was Re: Who modified my local variable?
Gregory_Hill at tni.com
Tue Jun 13 16:39:49 MDT 2006
I meant the 2nd half of the list, Ruby/Python/Perl. I've actually
never used Lisp. I guess I was comparing halves of the 2nd list to each
other. Mostly, I was just failing to be funny.
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> Subject: Re: [OT] Lisp IS fun! was Re: Who modified my local variable?
> On Jun 13, 2006, at 4:07 PM, Gregory Hill wrote:
> >> Perhaps because lisp is one of the few reasons there is any
> >> science in
> >> computer science. Programming C/C++/Java/ruby/python/perl is not
> >> computer science.
> > Maybe not, but the 2nd half of that list is a lot more fun. I like
> > having fun
> I beg to differ. I find Lisp much more fun than C, C++, and Java.
> Those aren't fun at all. I think Python is fun, and perl probably
> would be if I wanted to spend the time to learn it well. I'm sure
> I'd find ruby fun, too. Lisp has the same aspects of fun that ruby,
> python, and perl do, for the most part, plus an extra lispy twist! ;)
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