On Mon, 24 Jan 2005, David A. Black wrote:

>> It is better than to go the road of tcl, IMO. Denying that slowness is bad, 
>> and so never fixing it.
>
> The road of Ruby is even better: denying that slowness is bad, *AND*
> fixing it.  So everyone is happy.

Happy yes! :) It pleases me to see such an enlightened attitude of 
inclusiveness. Thank you for that.

For me a single instance of this philosophy is more reassuring about the future 
of choosing Ruby, than all of the "it's plenty fast" propaganda, and the "C is 
Ruby"... I don't have a word for that that is printable.

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