"I'm a big fan of perl--I've written lots of code in perl and I
plan to write a bunch more this fall. But now that I am browsing
the OSCON convention program, I am starting to worry about perl 6.
For instance, the description of Allison Randal's 'The Perl 6
Compiler Today' presentation states:
"While it's true that it'll still be a few years before we see a
complete beta of Perl 6, there's a good bit of code working now, if
you're not afraid to dance on the bleeding edge..."