Subject: Re: Common Lisp, the one true religion!
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Mon, 10 Sep 2001 00:26:12 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* "Stephen Harris" <>
> I find these discussions similar to which is superior: Mac, Unix or Windows.

  Really?  You do not see the difference between discussing which of three
  _products_ is better and discussing principles that can be used to
  determine whether a given set of configurations of hardware and software
  meets user demands?

> I notice the originator of this thread, Richard Krush, was the second
> poster in that thread and I think that his perception that there was an
> unusual intensity and response to this thread(an extra dimension)
> unlikely to be found in other comp.lang.* is correct.

  Sigh.  Religion has passion.  Passion alone does not a religion make.

  Shallow people always find something to bring home.  Deep people often
  come up empty-handed.