It sure is understandable to a native speaker of Perl;
It's Perl. You do have to understand Perl to understand it.
but the fact that this is considered "clear" gives the language a bad name.
Why do people expect Perl to look like Java or C and brand it with a '"bad name" when it doesn't?
Examine what is said, not who speaks -- Silence betokens consent -- Love the truth but pardon error.
"Science is about questioning the status quo. Questioning authority".
In the absence of evidence, opinion is indistinguishable from prejudice.
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