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Lots of comments, so I'm going to remark on one thing in particular: functional programming really makes static typing shine: the types make putting functions together like legos; really obvious when you're very clearly doing it wrong, whereas imperative style is all about saying "do this" and then "do that", which is not something that the type system can help you with.



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