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Re: another take on hackers and painters

"Turning complete" -- is this what your quote is referring to? ;-) ;-)

Couldn't-resist-ly y'rs,


> Date: Tue, 20 May 2003 20:06:34 -0700
> From: Steve Dekorte <steve@dekorte.com>
> I agree that that is cheating -  it sounds like a language on top of 
> Java, and not Java itself. Kinda like saying any turning complete 
> language could implement eval.
> Cheers,
> Steve
> "Statically typed languages are like American sports cars.
> They go fast, but only in a straight line"