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Is a language that encourages cute ways to state bad algorithms better or worse?

The syntax is pretty. But in some ways it is nicer that Perl encourages you to think about whether there is a more scalable way to do it. (Use a hash!) And if you want the idiom, it is easy enough to create in Perl.


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in thread Perl vs. Python: Looking at the Code by mothra

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