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JavaScript's void operator in Python?


On 2020-02-02, Stefan Ram <ram at zedat.fu-berlin.de> wrote:
>   JavaScript has a void operator that maps everything to
>   undefined. E.g.,
>
>   JavaScript console
>
>|< void( console.log( 2 ) )
>|  2
>|> undefined
>
>   I can easily write a corresponding function in Python.
>
>   main.py
>
> def void( x ):
>     pass
>
> void( ( print( 2 ), print( 3 )))
>
>   transcript
>
> 2
> 3
>
>   . But is an operator or a function like that already 
>   defined in Python or its standard library?

I'm not sure why you'd want to - but "None and foo" is an expression
that will return None regardless of the value of "foo".