I have no problem with C.. I programmed for over a decade in C and C++.
But its not for web programming.. and its not ideal for all scenarios.
I'm not afraid of it at all.
I just think there are better tools for the job.
Of course it's not for web. Maybe with Web Assembly but I think Rust will take over in that specific area, maybe, who knows.
to be fair, C can't be included in a list of "languages that stretch your brain"
it can't be included because C is the granddaddy standard measure. all the other languages are compared to it.
for my list of languages that stretch your brain i would have:
Number 5 will not only stretch it, but probably also displace it 😄
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