Armstrong vs. Stroustrup

Sean Hinde sean.hinde@REDACTED
Fri May 14 21:51:49 CEST 2004

On 14 May 2004, at 19:50, Eric Newhuis wrote:

> No, not really.  But now that I've got your attention...
> Has anyone seen the video "The Distinguished Lecture Series VIII - The 
> Design of C++, Bjarne Stroustrup" ?
> Joe, when are you going to produce "The Design of Erlang" video?  You 
> can have your way with no bothersome petty feedback from people in a 
> live audience like what you have to put up with during conferences, 
> etc.  ;-)
> The reason I mention it is Bjarne is rather dry in the video until at 
> one point he reaches over and pulls the string of a suspended mobile 
> replica of a water foul (bird).
> From what I've seen of Joe he is somewhat more animate.

The archive of Joe's talk at ll2 is still online. Quite entertaining.

The Microsoft talk is also worth listening to.


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