To make it easy to answer such questions and shed some lights on the matter, I decided to aggregate my answers and refine my thoughts into a series of blog entries that attempt to
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I hope this will be a conversation over the next months or so, and while I have at least 10 prepared reasons (posts) to answer this question, I plan to unveil them every other
I would love to hear your thoughts on the subject, so please feel free to add comments --- views in agreement or violent descents are welcome equally.
So without more introduction, here is why I love Ruby and why I think it is a programmer's and software researcher's best friend.
Minor updates on 11/18/2007