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Official: Perl the most hated programming language, say devs

sjsmoto

Re: Forth

For some reason I really liked FORTH. I have no idea why. Maybe it's because Leo Brodie wrote a fun book to read.

It's COBOL I despise. It's like programming with Miss Manners. Here is what the code looks like to me:

PLEASE RSVP.

OPEN FILE "X" IF YOU WOULD BE SO KIND.

THANK YOU.

PLEASE READ A LINE FROM THE FILE PREVIOUSLY MENTIONED.

PLACE IT THUS IF YOU HAVE A MOMENT.

THANK YOU.

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