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Catching an exception in a variable

On Fri, 4 Aug 2017 06:21 pm, Ben Finney wrote about the unbinding of exception
variable on leaving the except block:

> I think this is a terrible idea.

I agree it is a terrible idea. I'd go so far as to say it is the worst possible
way for dealing with the program of exception reference loops, except for all
the others.


?Cheer up,? they said, ?things could be worse.? So I cheered up, and sure
enough, things got worse.