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Author JBernardo
Recipients JBernardo, docs@python, mark.dickinson, r.david.murray, vajrasky
Date 2013-12-09.15:44:54
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Not really. Just consistency:

For the same reason  

    ' foo '.strip(None)

works... To avoid special casing the function call when you already have a variable to hold the argument.
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