On Sep 14, 2010, at 10:58 AM, Gary Wright wrote:

> Ruby's current treatment of lambdas and procs seems very
> self consistent to me while the various attempts to make
> expressions that happen to evaluate to lambdas behave/look
> like method calls feels like an ugly hack to me.


I tend to agree with this.  Allowing () to invoke lambdas would  
actually make it inconsistent in that this would be the *only* place  
in ruby where parenthesis invoke a method call.

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