mean rant to flesh that thought out 

@devlaf I had a friend describe maintaining a codebase written by someone who was clearly new to the language. "Ah, here's where they learned function composition, and here's where they learned about exceptions, and..."

I'm sure they eventually got good at the language, but the output in the meantime—untempered by code reviews—was regrettable.

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