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Re: The history of the lighter side of Perl culture

David H. Adler
November 3, 2002 13:02
Re: The history of the lighter side of Perl culture
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On Sun, Nov 03, 2002 at 03:30:17PM +0000, Dave Cross wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 03, 2002 at 11:49:47PM +1100, Andrew Savige ( wrote:
> > 7) Joke Modules    sh2perl (R.Schwartz,1998)
> >                    Semi::semicolons (M.Schwern,1999)
> From, I believe, an original idea by David Adler.

Yep, that's my contribution to CPAN. :-) Although it originally stems
from a conversataion between Randal, Ziggy and myself from the late
hours of a meeting. The name is actually Ziggy's fault...

> >                    1999: "Java Mongers" -- ??
> I thought there was still a version of this hidden on the web site,
> but I can't find it.

I thought *I* had a copy of this archived, but I can't seem to figure
out where I stashed it.

Usenet announcement and following thread, however can be found at

(sorry about the wrap there...)

David H. Adler - <> -
And finally, it appears that Schwern, Michael is an Alien Drag Queen
    - Leon Brocard, List Weekly Summary 2001-03-19
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