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Discussion on: Better Null-Checking in Java

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Jon Bristow

I’m of the opinion that if you can’t sell switching to Haskell, then push for kotlin. It just makes writing JVM code more sane.

The only wackiness comes when you run into a library that is cheating with reflection to overcome the lack of sum or product types in Java. (I’M LOOKING AT YOU, GREMLIN!)

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Ondrej

Ha, nice point, Jon,

to be fair, I have to admit that I'm Kotlin enthusiast...but still write much of my code in Java because of.....just because. I have a reasons for it.