"John Roth" <newsgroups at jhrothjr.com> writes:
> As far as I am concerned, 2 and 3 are so whats. 1 would be nice at> times, but there's no way it's going to happen in a language that> doesn't have static typing.
Well, it's called multiple dispatch. Could be done, but it's quite a
Two things I learned for sure during a particularly intense acid
trip in my own lost youth: (1) everything is a trivial special case
of something else; and, (2) death is a bunch of blue spheres.
-- Tim Peters, 1 May 1998