August 26, 2012
Consistent syntax, homoiconicity, macros
Only a little bit of Emacs Lisp. Clojure is my first real dive into lisp.
Historically, always used strong typing. Enjoying dynamic typing too.
Relational. They are general enough to solve many kinds of problems. Though I do think there are many cases where they are not the right database.
Morningstar, Inc. CS UTexas