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All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

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  • Soon after it begins, Randal fell asleep. Thankfully not because of Marty, but due the heavy night last night.

    On top of the usual drain of a geekcruise for me (from which I generally need a week to recover after it's over), I had also crossed 8 timezones by flying and airporting for 20 hours straight a mere three days before. It finally caught up with me.

    I now have a much greater respect for anyone who has to deal with people halfway around the world by physically jumping there. Yeow. How do they

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    • Randal L. Schwartz
    • Stonehenge
    • Alas I can only claim a 1 timezone jump, but I've been shattered for the past few days. I think that has more to do with the fun and drink though :)
  • Kangoogo doesn't Google.

    So what is it?
    • From japanese it translates as a language that is made from a mixture of others. The english translation is creole, although this is typically associated with the language spoken from around Louisiana.

      adj 1: of or relating to a language that arises from contact between two other languages and has features of both; "Creole grammars" (taken from WordNet)

      English is a creole language, as is Perl. The fact that there are references to japanese in the apocolyses and the style of Perl 6 follows a japanese la