Looking for Programmers

Daniel C. dcrookston at gmail.com
Sat Mar 11 02:08:34 MST 2006


I was under the impression that Lisp is a glorified lambda calculus in
the same way that C is a glorified UTM?

On 3/11/06, Levi Pearson <levi at cold.org> wrote:
> A close look at the program will reveal very little similarity to the
> lambda calculus, and in fact will show Common Lisp to be a far more
> practical language than people who learned a little Lisp in college
> might think.  One does have to get  used to the parentheses, but they
> do fade into the background with time. :)
>
>                 --Levi



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