I agree, that seems like pointless editorializing.

If you can open a ticket at perl6/doc/issues on github, I'll remove
that sentence this evening. (or someone can beat me to it.)

On Thu, Jul 27, 2017 at 2:39 PM, Sean McAfee <eef...@gmail.com> wrote:
> While browsing the Perl 6 docs recently, here:
> https://docs.perl6.org/type/List#method_flatmap
> I noticed this paragraph for the first time:
>> It is considered bad practice to use flatmap. Instead of .flatmap( ),
>> please use .map( ).flat as it is clear when the .flat is called and is not
>> confusing like .flatmap.
> To quote a certain president's lawyer:  Says who?
> Flat-mapping is awesome; I've written code that does it in several different
> programming languages, in none of which is it deprecated in this way.  Is
> there really any reason to avoid it in Perl 6 other than subjective notions
> of how confusing it is?

Will "Coke" Coleda

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