Jim Freeze wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 8, 2008 at 3:48 PM, Charles Oliver Nutter
> <charles.nutter / sun.com> wrote:
>> Trans wrote:
>>> On the other hand, we could take a queue from '!' as in  "!=" and
>>> write:
>>>
>>>  assert_equal!
>>>
>>> Read it like "assert equal, NOT!"
>>>
>>> See http://www.spike.com/video/borat-not-joke/2782157 for cultural
>>> significance.
>> I like this idea!
> 
> Please no. This conflicts with the current meaning of ! being
> destructive and it is difficult to glance and see the difference
> between equal and equal!.
> 

I don't think you got the joke.

Good one, Charlie.  :)