On Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 10:40 PM, Bill Kelly wrote:
> shugo (Shugo Maeda) wrote:
> >  
> > But the following comment reminded me that Ruby was originally Smalltalk, not a LISP.
> >  
> > http://www.jwz.org/blog/2012/03/haters-gonna-hate-tail-call-optimization/#comment-103406
>  
> I used to think so too, until I saw this:
>  
> http://blade.nagaokaut.ac.jp/cgi-bin/scat.rb/ruby/ruby-talk/336646
>  
>  
> Clearly Ruby has been a stealth-Lisp all along.
>  
Ah! Our old friend Pascalí─ I remember him well. I ran across him not to long ago. Seems he's moved on to Lua now: http://article.gmane.org/gmane.comp.lang.lua.general/81364/match=  

:)