Thank goddess for perl! It has saved me from doing many-a menial task. What a great scripting language.
Of course, I stand by my statement that all real programs should be written in a combination of C and assembler.
Reading CNET's Windows XP review. It looks disgusting. I hope that game developers will keep their games compatible with win2k, so I don't have to upgrade to this. If worst comes to worst, I'll be clicking a lot of 'revert to classic mode' buttons in xp.