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Re: Of the following Wizardly beings, which is most likely to be a regular Perl user?

by radiantmatrix (Parson)
on Jun 13, 2008 at 15:32 UTC ( #691927=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Of the following Wizardly beings, which is most likely to be a regular Perl user?

Totally the Wizard of Oz -- who else is the embodiment of Laziness, Impatience, and Hubris?

  • Laziness: sends others to do his dirty work. E.g. sends Dorothy and the gang on his mission.
  • Impatience: didn't have time to build a real emerald city, so he just makes everyone wear green-tint goggles. Sweet shortcut.
  • Hubris: the guy arrives in Oz and tells everyone he's a Wizard.
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Comment on Re: Of the following Wizardly beings, which is most likely to be a regular Perl user?
Re^2: Of the following Wizardly beings, which is most likely to be a regular Perl user?
by ambrus (Abbot) on Jun 14, 2008 at 23:20 UTC

    Nice reply, I totally agree. I did vote for the Wizard of Oz without reading this, but I couldn't have stated the reasons so cleanly.

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