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The importance of “One Obvious Way”

In the face of ambiguity, refuse the temptation to guess. There should be one– and preferably only one –obvious way to do it. Although that way may not be obvious at first unless you’re Dutch. — Tim Peters, The Zen of Python >>> import this While Python has numerous advantages over other languages that make… Read More »

Bad Guy Discrimination

On my flight back from an absolutely amazing Python Canada 2013, I watched “42” (Jackie Robinson’s story) and about half of “Skyfall”. The former warmed my heart because the racial discrimination was so disturbing. You’re probably reading that twice and scratching your head, so let me explain: It’s heartwarming that we have made progress in… Read More »