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Title Ruby Why's Guide


Language Ruby
Level Beginner
Medium Sushi Card
Format Blog Post

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Why's Poignant guide to Ruby


Why's Poignant guide to Ruby

Whys poignant guide.jpg

Why the lucky stiff (often abbreviated to Why or _why), was until 2009, a prolific writer, cartoonist, artist, and computer programmer notable for his work with the Ruby programming language. He was known as "one of the most unusual, and beloved, computer programmers" in the world before he abruptly disappeared from public view.

Why is best known for his book Why's Poignant Guide to Ruby a wacky graphic novel which teaches Ruby with stories! You can check out Why's Poignant Guide to Ruby here. And while you're at it, why not check out the soundtrack he made to accompany his guide here.