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Perl Best Practices for naming variables
my $xXXxxX = 'Hooray lets all debate and negate styling practices. How useful. I prefer to call all my variables some permutation of Xs only differentiated by caps, that way I know they are all variables, and I don't even need sigils. My way is also better, in the event that perl ever drops the need for sigils, my variables will be easily distinguished from barewords! They can also dub over as binary where the lowercase is 0 and the upper 1'..