> LISP/Haskell/Ocaml all make a person think recursively to solve all
> problems.  I don't think this is natural.  It is natural for some
> problems, but not all.
>
> Java, C#, and Visual Basic all fall into the same category for me. Slower 
> than "C", faster than Perl/Python/Ruby.
You didn't mension Delphi & Erlang. The first solve yours problems under 
Window and Linux in all senses; the second is a huge language/library 
(functional, declarative) where you can find many interesting things.

jilani

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