Brett Cannon - Core Python, Fountain Pens

  • “I don't know about the rest of you... I came for the language, but I stayed for the community." Brett Cannon, Python Core Dev, Pycon US 2014 Opening remarks
  • Public speaking
  • Being encouraging to others
  • Why Canada
  • Meanings of Back Bacon, Toque, and Pop
  • Walking in Vancouver
  • Snowshoeing
  • Philosophy and thinking logically
  • Proving the existence of God
  • Rewriting code. “You’re probably going to have to write this 3 times before you’re happy with it.”
  • 1 week per month on technical debt.
  • Fountain pens
  • Writing a gratitude journal
  • Books
  • “What goes on in your brain is not the same as everyone else’s.”
  • "Steeped in the world of tea." - nice pun
Links from the show:

The Complete pytest Course
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Creators and Guests

Brian Okken
Brian Okken
Software Engineer, also on Python Bytes and Test & Code podcasts
Brett Cannon
Brett Cannon
Python core developer; snarky Canadian
Brett Cannon - Core Python, Fountain Pens
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