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On the matter of Books
I have found that the book Teach Yourself Perl in 21 Days
is quite useful, as far as teaching just the essential basics
of the language. From there, you would need other books, and
at that point, I would recommend the Camel book.
There can be only one!
I make decisions, and my brain carries them out
My brain makes the decisions, and I observe them (if I'm lucky)
I make some decisions, and my brain makes others
My spouse makes decisions and I and my brain carry them out
I wrote a program to relieve me and my brain from the burden of decision-making
The black-helicopter people project the decisions into my brain and then I do as ordered
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