Just when you thought it was safe! Cambridge's David Braben in “Raspberry PI.” http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-16316439 http://www.raspberrypi.org/ #£16UKMicro
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Real Programmers Don't Use Pascal
Back in the good old days - the "Golden Era" of computers, it was easy to separate the men from the boys (sometimes called "Real Men" and "Quiche Eaters" in the literature). During this period, the Real Men were the ones that understood computer programming, and the Quiche Eaters were the ones that didn't. A real computer programmer said things like "DO 10 I=1,10" and "ABEND" (they actually talked in capital letters, you understand), and the rest of the
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