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Hack Perl

by KM (Priest)
on May 26, 2000 at 20:59 UTC ( #15032=poem: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

I abused whitespace on this one :)

if ( "you are at work" ) { And: you-have-spare-time; } write "Perl poems" unless "you can't"; if ( "you can't" ){ READ: Llama; THEN: learn-Perl; THEN: program-Perl; THEN: live-Perl; THEN: breathe-Perl; LAUGH: at-python; SCOFF: PHP; } write "a script"; write "a module"; hack, hack, hack; then: one-day; on, your, resume,you, can; print +" I am Just Another Perl Hacker ";

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RE: Hack Perl
by royalanjr (Chaplain) on May 26, 2000 at 22:29 UTC

    Bravo! I must say that I like this one a lot!

    Roy Alan

    "I quit; I concede. Tanj on your silly game!" -- Louis Wu
RE: Hack Perl
by mcwee (Pilgrim) on May 30, 2000 at 01:33 UTC
    Excellent! This is quite enjoyable. (don't worry about abusing that whitespace-- it had it coming. whitespace is made to suffer.)

    The Autonomic Pilot

RE: Hack Perl
by swiftone (Curate) on Jun 02, 2000 at 00:49 UTC
    LAUGH: at-python;

    ...because python can't become poetry like this!

    Beautiful KM, I particularly like it because it flows well. I'm not muhc in to poetry the average person can't follow.

RE: Hack Perl
by cyclone (Novice) on Jun 03, 2000 at 09:53 UTC
    Tremendous!! Inspirational!! This one gets stuck to my wall.
RE: Hack Perl
by Anonymous Monk on Jun 08, 2000 at 22:23 UTC
    Well done! I shall Add this one to my collection :)

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