Mmmm... and then how are we going to distinguish them from comments?

Bill
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Volkmann, Mark <Mark.Volkmann / agedwards.com> wrote:
> I haven't followed the discussion about new syntax for private variables
> very closely, but I don't like the idea of using leading underscores for
> them.  I apologize if this has already been suggested and rejected, but ...

> What about preceding them with a pound sign?  You could say that the #
> represents being "behind bars", "in prison" and "locked away from the rest
> of the world".