[Haskell-cafe] Somewhat random history question - chicken and egg

Andrew Coppin andrewcoppin at btinternet.com
Sun Nov 11 17:00:22 EST 2007

Brent Yorgey wrote:
>     Expressiveness certainly makes it easier, but nothing (other than
>     sanity...) stops you from writing a Haskell compiler in, say, COBOL.
> *I* would stop you.  Friends don't let friends write in COBOL.

That's the funniest thing I've read today. You literally just woke my 
mum up by making my laugh. Thanks! :-D

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