in reply to On Commenting Out 'use strict;'
Mark Jason Dominus has an excellent list of replies to problems created by that attitude (among others).
Two of my favorites are:
#11920 The error message is the Truth. The error message is God.
#11921 It could be anything. Too bad you didn't bother to diagnose the error, huh?
Do not rebuke them with harsh words ... but rather lead them gently - with URLs - so that they may learn wisdom.
There is no Extraterrestrial life
There aren't any suitably capable Extraterrestrials
Interstellar travel is too difficult
We're too uncool / not worth the trouble
What do you mean they haven't visited?
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