The Decline of Y-Combinator? Or Bad Luck?
- generally assume that their audience and interlocutors are novices who know almost nothing about programming.
- frequently claim that, because something is popular in some language they happen to know – Python, Lua – then the same idiom is ideal for every other language they use.
Of 20+ comments at Y-Combinator, either 0 or 1 appears to have understood the question. It’s not a very hard question; I'd thought better of Y-Cominator but perhaps it’s going the way of slashdot.