One Thing About Lisp That Is Better Than Other Languages

March 18, 2008

Ruby:

>> 850/550
=> 1

Python:

>>> 850/550
1

JavaScript:

>>> 850/550
1.5454545454545454

Perl:

perl -e 'print 850/550'
1.54545454545455p

Lisp:

[1]> (/ 850 550)
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