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2019-10-17 Syria-Lebanon-Iran
Turkish forces and their loyal factions carryout a new attack in Ras Al-Ayn
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#1 Possibly the editor was an APL programmer in a previous life.

Nerdy Snark of the Day!
Posted by SteveS 2019-10-17 10:36||   2019-10-17 10:36|| Front Page Top

#2 :-) We used to play at writing one-line programs in APL in my high school programming class, SteveS, entered on a keyboard connected to the mainframe by telephone modem. After that, having to use Fortran on bloody punch cards, wait in line to submit them, then wait for a time slot for the silly thing to be run drove me right out of the entire field.
Posted by trailing wife 2019-10-17 17:50||   2019-10-17 17:50|| Front Page Top

#3 APL was too cool for school, I saw it warp a few minds back in the day.
Posted by M. Murcek 2019-10-17 18:17||   2019-10-17 18:17|| Front Page Top

#4 Nostalgia fix...
Posted by M. Murcek 2019-10-17 18:24||   2019-10-17 18:24|| Front Page Top

#5 Oops, somehow link didn't take. Nostalgia fix
Posted by M. Murcek 2019-10-17 18:25||   2019-10-17 18:25|| Front Page Top

#6 I did Fortran on punch cards...hated it
Posted by Frank G 2019-10-17 21:25||   2019-10-17 21:25|| Front Page Top

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