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Re^4: The Perl Hacker Inferiority Complex

by trammell (Priest)
on Jul 28, 2006 at 16:58 UTC ( #564395=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re^3: The Perl Hacker Inferiority Complex
in thread The Perl Hacker Inferiority Complex

Steam power? LUXURY!

When I was a lad, there were fifty-seven of us sharing one carrier pigeon (who was blind in one eye) for our downloads. I had to wake up at 4 AM, feed the pigeon, roll out the clay, mark up the clay, fire the clay, tie it to his leg, and shoo him out the cage. If I got one packet back by nightfall I'd dance around singing "Hallelujah".

But you try telling that to kids these days, and they won't believe you.


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