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Perl is the friendly old guy down the street who has a garage full of power tools that he teaches the neighborhood kids how to use. Some kids pooh-pooh the old tools, favoring the cool electric yellow plastic ones now on sale at the hardware store. They leave. The kids who stay learn to build things. Some make great furniture, make crap, and others disassemble to tools to see how they work.

In reply to Re: Who is Perl? (Anthropomorphizing Everything) by dws
in thread Who is Perl? (Anthropomorphizing Everything) by webfiend

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