Author hynek
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Date 2013-08-04.14:23:42
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> def coalesce(iterable, default=None, pred=None):
>        return next(filter(pred, iterable), default)
> 
> Are you sure you want add this one-line function to the itertools module rather then to recipes?

Well, for many ā€“ including me ā€“ it would mean to have this one-line function in every other project or a PyPI dependency.  Iā€™m certain there are other short but useful functions in the stdlib.
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