Subject: Re: The Next Generation of Lisp Programmers
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 26 Aug 2002 02:09:24 +0000
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
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* Oleg <>
| Are you saying that using Lisp is positively correlated with death
| likelihood, all other factors (such as age) being equal?


| Or are you saying that people knowing Lisp are less likely to learn a new
| language than, say, people knowing C++, all other factors being equal?


| I'd say, if you don't emphasize "all other factors being equal", any ancient
| language (FORTRAN or Lisp that is) is likely to be your last :)

  You tire me.

Erik Naggum, Oslo, Norway

Act from reason, and failure makes you rethink and study harder.
Act from faith, and failure makes you blame someone and push harder.