What was unintentionally omitted in an edit was ", with good reasons I suppose." (belatedly edited to reflect that) There are a lot of reasons to dislike Perl (and I agree with a lot of them!) and since you seem to be a fairly clueful language guy, I assume that you'd have at least taken a glimpse at Perl at one point.
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