There is something about writing the statement 'import time' that makes me feel supremely powerful.
Thousands of programmers have spent countless hours abstracting the complexities of time such that now I can just import a library and leverage all of their hard work for myself with little understanding.
I am truly a blind, idiot god. Feel the power of my ignorance!
@zacharius The flip side to lots of blind, idiot gods monkeying around: https://infiniteundo.com/post/25326999628/falsehoods-programmers-believe-about-time
The right way to create Gods is to get people learning about `import time` in the process of depending on it.
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