The only suitable answers -have- to be

"Because I want to"
"To see if I can"
"To finish my homework assignment!"

When I was in college we used to try to write as small a Fortran program as possible that would generate the longest list of error messages. Why? Because some beginning programmer had quite a list, and he wasn't even -trying!-

Paul E Musselman
PaulMmn@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx




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