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There's only one programming language that's worse than PHP, and that is C. Make that two languages worse than PHP: Perl and C.
Whenever there's a need in a programming language community to take pride in knowing every quirk and detail of a language, as your remark alludes to, the merits of said language are up for debate.
Whenever programmers feel the urge to impress their peers with their knowledge of a programming language, the quality of these programmers is up for debate.
PHP: a fractal of bad design (fuzzy notepad)
Posted Apr 21, 2012 16:38 UTC (Sat) by apoelstra (subscriber, #75205)
Posted May 7, 2012 15:04 UTC (Mon) by rev (guest, #15082)
Posted May 8, 2012 8:49 UTC (Tue) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
(I've done the first two, but so far have restrained myself from the insanity required for the third, preferring to multiply by hand. How plebeian.)
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