in reply to
question for perl book & magazine authors
At least one book I can think of does. Check out Dominus' Higher-Order Perl (ISBN 1558607013).
Do not rebuke them with harsh words ... but rather lead them gently - with URLs - so that they may learn wisdom.
Use two parentheses: (Like this: :) )
Use one parenthesis: (Like this: :)
Reverse direction of the smiley: (Like this: (: )
Use angle/square brackets instead of parentheses
Use C-style commenting to set the smiley off from the closing parenthesis
Make the smiley a dunce: (:>
I disapprove of emoticons
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