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Capturing parenthesis and grouping square brackets
And I'm afraid the ugly truth behind all this, is that I'm french, with an 'azerty' keyboard, where and are harder to type than ( and ), and I don't want the extra effort for not using a feature; because I'm lazy :P .
Do you type your regexes at 60 wpm?
With the rise and rise of 'Social' network sites: 'Computers are making people easier to use everyday'
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