Guido van Rossum Speaks
Subject:   Python and Lisp
Date:   2003-08-21 11:11:22
From:   anonymous2
Response to: Python and Lisp

Python isn't greenspunning - greenspuning is adding a Lisp to an existing non-lisp product, and Python is too close to Lisp to be greenspunned.
But python is more like Scheme than CL - lambdas live in the same namespace as other objects.