#if Guillaume Laurent
 
> Ob-Ruby again : what I liked in Ruby compared to Perl is that it uses plain 
> words where Perl uses cryptic operators or constructions. Likewise, I 
> prefer to see "slots" and "signal", rather than "some special template 
> declaration". Beyond all standard compliance consideration, it's just plain 
> more readable.

Right. I spend a /lot/ of my time trying to understand code which I
didn't write, and the more readable it is, the less time I waste.

Rik