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Re: Functional Paradigm popularity and Maths (Was: XML as a transition to s-expr)

Guy Steele - Sun Microsystems Labs <gls@labean.East.Sun.COM> writes:

> Indeed, for many purposes, "computer science experts" make lousy
> applications programmers.  They spend all their time inventing
> new programming languages rather than getting the job done.  :-)

Yeah, once you learn about `recursion' and `lists', your career as an
application programmer is finished.