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re: Interesting. I tried to find an article about Python and “letting the exceptions fly” but I couldn’t find anything. One should always choose the b...

I think the last time I heard it about was in a video or so, but the correct idiom is "Easier to ask for forgiveness than permission"

This video explains it in a nice way:
And this article summarizes things:

Sometimes that might be throwing/catching an error, and other times it might mean preventing it with the type system

I can totally relate after I saw how TypeScript goes (I never used it before, just the old normal JS).

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