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GeneralRe: Programming in the 60s vs today... Pin
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Jeremy Falcon wrote:
Who cares if it's a 90% copy of Y... Z is so shin


Unfortunately the reality is that no one can figure out if new idioms are worthwhile until a lot of people use them.

In the 60 there were no options. Not to mention that programmers had to wear suits.

Not to mention you can still get a job programming Cobol if you want to.
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