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Larry Wall, Hero of the Revolution, the T-Shirt

David Farrell and I had an idea for the Heroes of the Computer of the Revolution in a Che Guevara style poster. Then, we still had the idea so we made the t-shirt which we're offering on Kickstarter. If you manage a Perl mongers group, we have a special reward that cuts down on shipping by sending you your own box of shirt.


Velociraptor Perl Nerd Merit Badge

I've updated the Perl Nerd Merit Badge campaign with a candidate design using the velociraptor from Sebastian's perl-raptor repo. If you want a badge, pledge $8 to the campaign.


If you would like to get such a badge but can't use Crowdtilt, let me know how you'd like to pay and I'll reserve a b…

Let's make a Perl Nerd Merit Badge

Somehow I ran across Nerd Merit Badges. They have a cool Stackoverflow badge and an octocat badge. I want a [animal redacted pending permission] Perl nerd merit badge to be part of their line up. We can easily make custom badges, so that's a good place to start.

Pledge to get a Perl Nerd Merit Badge

I've started a ="https://www.crowdtilt.com/campaigns/make-p…

About brian d foy

user-pic I'm the author of Mastering Perl, and the co-author of Learning Perl (6th Edition), Intermediate Perl, Programming Perl (4th Edition) and Effective Perl Programming (2nd Edition).