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Perl is a work of art created by an artist and published under another work of his art: The Artistic License. How can an artist not be right about his own art? It's not possible.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hero's_journey

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Re^4: It has been suggested to rename Perl 6 in order to boost its marketing potential. Which name would you prefer?
by BrowserUk (Pope) on Jul 16, 2018 at 15:28 UTC

    I'm not knocking the hero; just the worshipers. Only gods are infallible; and I know for certain that Larry doesn't consider himself a god.

    How can an artist not be right about his own art?

    By that statement, there would never be bad art; and that is patently untrue.


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