in reply to How to wake up the Perl community?
You can try it with shock therapy in the hope some of the totally blind (and deaf) will awaken.
Because nothing works better than insulting the people who disagree with you! Forget listening to them and considering what they say; your best option is to berate them! They disagree with you—of course they're wrong! They probably don't even have reasons for their thoughts!
TIOBE is relevant
What leads you to believe that the people who believe things like TIOBE are interested in measurable facts instead of feel-good woo?