Yukihiro Matsumoto wrote:
> Makes sense.  It was just honoring the origin (this case Python).
> Since they are young (I just added it last week), it is fairly easy to
> change the names.  Any opinion?
My English-fu has me prefer starts_with? to start_with?, but general 
Ruby convention seems to be not to conjugate the verbs, so I'll just 
vote what everybody else is voting.