Well, I'm fortunate to get to program Perl for my 8 hour work day. It sure beats finding other ways to fill up my 8 hours. (and get paid. :) )
Seriously, though, could I code for 8 hours straight in Perl? No, I couldn't, and I'd feel sorry for someone who did. Could I program 8 hours in Perl? Yes, I could. The difference between the two is mentioned up in the thread.
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