skade88 (1750548) writes "Worldwide people are living longer. Their lives are starting to look more like the lives of Americans, too much food is the problem, death in childhood is becoming less common etc... Yet with a population that lives through what would once have killed us, disabilities are starting to become the norm. The research has a good glimpse into the new emerging world we find ourselves in." Link to Original Source
Top Ten Things Overheard At The ANSI C Draft Committee Meetings:
(7) Well, it's an excellent idea, but it would make the compilers too
hard to write.