Ian Bicking: the old part of his blog

Re: My Python 4k

"I actually like ? and ! in function names, as in Scheme. But I don't think it is worth adding."

Scheme? I thought Ruby invented that! ;)

In any case, I hear you on the whitespace with one exception: I wonder if comments should be exempt from that rule. Sometimes it's just easier to scan down through a file when the important comments are left-aligned.

Comment on My Python 4k
by Joe Grossberg

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Sometimes it's just easier to scan down through a file when the important comments are left-aligned.

Can't you do that right now? I just tried it and it seems to work fine.

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