July 29, 2004
jwz says “One can think in Lisp and still realize that actually writing programs in it has no future. (One sometimes cries.)”. [via Zach Beane].
I worry that he's right.
Posted by jjwiseman at July 29, 2004 03:40 PM
It was a belief widely held at Symbolics that God had decreed that there would never be more or less than 2000 real Lisp programmers in the world at any time.