|Syntactic Confectionery Delight|
And do not let your distaste for one or more of the companies involved allow you to be dissuaded of the importance of their endevour. They did not get to be "industry giants" by spending large sums of money on a whim.
Now, if only the potential of Perl 6 & Parrot as a player in this brave new world could be demonstrated, maybe they would consider investing in its development. It's a nice thought anyway.
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.
In reply to Re: Parrot, threads & fears for the future (Addendum).