C++ compared to Java

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    The College Board's Advanced Placement curriculum for computer science (highschool) recently switched from using C++ to using Java. I don't know whether that's because it is a more ideal language to teach (as I would imagine), or because someone thought that Java might outlive C++. Total derailment -- just thought I'd chime in.
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    Die thread die!!!

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