Subject: Re: I don't understand Lisp
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 1998/09/17
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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* Barry Margolin <>
| Not that anyone likely cares, but Perl (Perl 5, in particular, since almost
| everything is first-class) comes pretty close to being a dialect of Lisp,

  that's pretty amusing, considering Larry Wall's explicit hatred for Lisp.

  those who do not know Lisp are doomed to reinvent it