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Re: Humour an important mechanism for language learning

by adamk (Chaplain)
on May 01, 2008 at 08:08 UTC ( #683876=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Humour an important mechanism for language learning

The day we named the "goatse.cx operator" (for counting the number of regex matches) was hilarious.

$matches =()= $string =~ /regex/;


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Re^2: Humour an important mechanism for language learning
by why_bird (Pilgrim) on May 01, 2008 at 08:59 UTC
    Haha! But also.. *shudder*.
    ........
    Those are my principles. If you don't like them I have others.
    -- Groucho Marx
    .......
Re^2: Humour an important mechanism for language learning
by MidLifeXis (Prior) on May 01, 2008 at 16:57 UTC

    That is one piece of 'net lore I would like to remove from my memory.

    /me shudders

    --MidLifeXis

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