A comprehensive discussion over on proggit: http://www.reddit.com/r/programming/comments/f8b1u/maybe_monads_might_not_matter/
Wow, thanks, that’s a good thread.
Ah, the proggit days of yore…
Maybe I’m missing something here, but this argument doesn’t seem coherent. Monads and actors solve different problems. Isn’t this a false choice?
You are correct. The Reddit thread linked by @raganwald is actually gasp pretty damn good.