>> Personally, I would like to see Ruby go as far as LAPACK or BLAS.
> 
> ...and evolve into a credible replacement for MATLAB/Simulink/Stateflow, 
> as well. Why not.

 > cue frantic banjo & fiddle music <

Well, maw's out there, switchin' in the kitchen,
And daddy's in the livin' room, grousin' and a-bitchin',
And I'm out here... kicking the gong... for...

    ---->  Euphoria! <----

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  Phlip