The funny thing is that Ovid
picked this up in a similarly cheerleading fashion because it portrays Perl in a favourable way. :-)
And what I'll take home from here, I think, is that
my language is best because I can't make yours do things my language's way
type arguments tend to be air-boxing against Perl because Larry generally involves some good bits and pieces from just about every other language and programming paradigma you can think of.
Makeshifts last the longest.
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