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A Programmer Named Tim
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It says on my Account that I am, “A Programmer Named Tim” and I see many Accounts say that. Does anyone know what it means?
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https://python-forum.io/misc.php?action=help&hid=29 Wrote:User Titles
The user title is assigned to users based on post count.
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#3
What's the backstory behind "Tim"? Smile
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(Mar-28-2024, 03:02 PM)sawtooth500 Wrote: What's the backstory behind "Tim"?
If Python is a religion with Guido Van Rossum as God, Tim Peters is one of the early apostles. It may be a reference to him. Try
>>> import this
Also in Monty Python (from which the name of the Python language comes), there is a character named Tim the Enchanter. Could be also a reference.
« We can solve any problem by introducing an extra level of indirection »
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