Re: Q about increment and assignment

John Ersatznom <j.ersatz@nowhere.invalid>
Tue, 26 Dec 2006 23:53:16 -0500
John W. Kennedy wrote:

John Ersatznom wrote:

John W. Kennedy wrote:

Well, some people would scream "Hand-holding!" and run off to
comp.lang.ruby to complain about the newest way Sun is Suppressing
their Creativity. (Note: I like Ruby. I use it a lot. But not beyond
the limits of Exodus 20:4-7.)

70% of the planet's population won't have a bible handy when they
reach that statement.

I know I don't.

<URL:> (among many, many others)

   Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of
any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or
that is in the water under the earth.

   Thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the
LORD thy God am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon
the children unto the third and fourth generation of them that hate me;

   And shewing mercy unto thousands of them that love me, and keep my

   Thou shalt not take the name of the LORD thy God in vain; for the
LORD will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in vain.

...which is infinitely too verbose for my original rhetorical purpose.

Thanks -- though the URL you provided does not link to that specific
passage, and one that did would have sufficed without being "too verbose" :)

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