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Re: Perlmonks - democracy or oligarchy?

by mojobozo (Monk)
on Sep 06, 2002 at 15:30 UTC ( #195671=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Perlmonks - democracy or oligarchy?
in thread Newbies, trying to help, and where to draw the line?

     Hubris is the democratic urge to raise oneself up to the gods

Well, actually, dictionary.com serves it up thusly:
hu·bris Pronunciation Key (hybrs) also hy·bris (h-) n. Overbearing pride or presumption; arrogance: “There is no safety in un +limited technological hubris” (McGeorge Bundy).

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[chacham]: I'm sure this is old, but i just came across it: If you put a million monkeys at a million keyboards, one of them will eventually write a Java program. The rest of them will write Perl programs.
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LanX mean unfair and funny
[LanX]: but most java code looks like from one million monkey using eclipse. ..

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