in reply to Perl Etymology, a Recondite List
-- Randal L. Schwartz, Perl hacker
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That's an example of Particularly Excellent Renaming Largesse.
Pragmatic Electronic Refactored Linguistics
Throwing nuclear weapons into the sun
Making everybody on Earth disappear
A threat from an alien with a mighty robot
A new technology or communications medium
Providing a magic fish to a Miss Universe
Establishing a Group mind
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