Subject: Re: On conditionals From: Erik Naggum <email@example.com> Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2001 21:15:52 GMT Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> * Kenny Tilton | If I cannot use when for its value, why don't we just dump the whole | language? functional programming right out the window. We can make it | an error for the when conditional to evaluate to false. "Should not" is different from "cannot". Grasp this and relax, please. /// -- Norway is now run by a priest from the fundamentalist Christian People's Party, the fifth largest party representing one eighth of the electorate. -- Carrying a Swiss Army pocket knife in Oslo, Norway, is a criminal offense.