>>>>> "Mike" == Mike Wilson <wmwilson01 / hotmail.com> writes:

    >> From: Phlip <phlip_cpp / yahoo.com>
    >> 
    >> Python sucks.

    Mike> Exactly the type of answers that would drive people away
    Mike> from Ruby rather than to it.  Shame on you.  One of Ruby's
    Mike> strengths is the community, and the fact that it hasn't yet
    Mike> become the community that Perl and Python (to a lesser
    Mike> degree) have.

Just wait.  If Ruby becomes popular, the community will go downhill.
c.l.python was great a few years ago.