from the more-languages-should-look-like-LISP dept.
descubes writes: "It's been a long time since Java, the last major change in programming languages. Could the next one be designed "the Open Source Way"? For a few years, I have been working on a programming language called LX, which is part of a larger system called Mozart. I need some feedback. Could Slashdot readers comment on which programming language features they would like?"
We warn the reader in advance that the proof presented here depends on a
clever but highly unmotivated trick.
-- Howard Anton, "Elementary Linear Algebra"