I didn't work hard to make Ruby perfect for everyone, because you feel differently from me. No language can be perfect for everyone. I tried to make Ruby perfect for me, but maybe it's not perfect for you. The perfect language for Guido van Rossum is probably Python.
You're a C# dude! Why Ruby?
How many of you enjoy enterprise software development? I've been doing it for 15+ years and if I can be honest after a while it can feel...tiring. A bit stale. I firmly believe there is only so much object-mocking, layered architecture implementations and architectural "design meetings" that a human being can handle before burning out.
I remember when I first started programming as a teenager in GW-Basic. The code just flowed. I'm not saying my code was elegant or robust...and yet at the end of the day I...