Subject: Re: On nil qua false [was: Re: On conditionals]
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2001 18:04:19 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Marco Antoniotti
| Also, what could be an "agreed upon and simple" machinery such that
| all the implementations could check for this "extension"?

  I think a new package named COMMON-LISP-2002, say, which implements the
  new symbols and semantics, would be the way to go.

  The past is not more important than the future, despite what your culture
  has taught you.  Your future observations, conclusions, and beliefs are
  more important to you than those in your past ever will be.  The world is
  changing so fast the balance between the past and the future has shifted.