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Why are people derisive towards Visual Basic?   [Edit]

Survey period: 19 Jan 2004 to 25 Jan 2004

VB has received a lot of flak over the years. Why? (Sent in by FruitBatInShades)

OptionVotes% 
Because it's horrible39726.97
Because they have never used it16611.28
Because people are programming snobs36124.52
Because they need to grow up1177.95
Because it's not a real programming language!43129.28



 
GeneralRe: It's not the language... Pin
Carlos Antollini21-Jan-04 5:55
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GeneralRe: It's not the language... Pin
preinsko21-Jan-04 9:10
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GeneralWhere's the write-in option? Pin
Shog919-Jan-04 11:01
sitebuilderShog919-Jan-04 11:01 
GeneralRe: Where's the write-in option? Pin
Michael P Butler19-Jan-04 11:39
MemberMichael P Butler19-Jan-04 11:39 
GeneralRe: Where's the write-in option? Pin
Shog919-Jan-04 11:50
sitebuilderShog919-Jan-04 11:50 
GeneralRe: Where's the write-in option? Pin
Colin Angus Mackay20-Jan-04 12:18
MemberColin Angus Mackay20-Jan-04 12:18 
GeneralChildish poll Pin
Michael P Butler19-Jan-04 9:38
MemberMichael P Butler19-Jan-04 9:38 
GeneralRe: Childish poll Pin
Maximilian Hänel19-Jan-04 12:59
MemberMaximilian Hänel19-Jan-04 12:59 
Changed my sig - SCNR


"All languages allow you to write crap code, VB just makes it easier (IMO)."
Michael P Butler

GeneralRe: Childish poll Pin
Roger Wright19-Jan-04 15:54
professionalRoger Wright19-Jan-04 15:54 
GeneralRe: Childish poll Pin
preinsko21-Jan-04 0:55
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GeneralRe: Childish poll Pin
Manish K. Agarwal19-Jan-04 20:33
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GeneralRe: Childish poll Pin
peterchen20-Jan-04 0:53
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GeneralRe: Childish poll Pin
FruitBatInShades20-Jan-04 9:06
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GeneralRe: Childish poll Pin
Chris Maunder21-Jan-04 3:43
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GeneralRe: Childish poll Pin
Michael P Butler21-Jan-04 4:12
MemberMichael P Butler21-Jan-04 4:12 
GeneralWell.... Pin
Mazdak19-Jan-04 9:20
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GeneralRe: Well.... Pin
Anonymous19-Jan-04 11:34
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GeneralRe: Well.... Pin
jhouston20-Jan-04 5:18
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GeneralTo those who claim VB isn't a real PL Pin
Nathan Holt at EMOM19-Jan-04 9:01
MemberNathan Holt at EMOM19-Jan-04 9:01 
GeneralForced at school! Pin
dog_spawn19-Jan-04 9:12
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Generalsnobs? Pin
Nathan Holt at EMOM19-Jan-04 9:50
MemberNathan Holt at EMOM19-Jan-04 9:50 
GeneralRe: To those who claim VB isn't a real PL Pin
Michael P Butler19-Jan-04 9:46
MemberMichael P Butler19-Jan-04 9:46 
GeneralRe: To those who claim VB isn't a real PL Pin
Anonymous19-Jan-04 11:37
MemberAnonymous19-Jan-04 11:37 
GeneralRe: To those who claim VB isn't a real PL Pin
Colin Angus Mackay20-Jan-04 12:11
MemberColin Angus Mackay20-Jan-04 12:11 
GeneralBecause of the 'programmers' it creates Pin
Gary Wheeler19-Jan-04 8:46
MemberGary Wheeler19-Jan-04 8:46 

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