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Date 2008-09-22.18:53:43
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The C implementation (only) of bisect does not invoke list subclass
methods when insorting.  Code like this will not trigger the assert:

  class Boom(list):
     def insert(self, index, item):
         assert False

  bisect.insort(Boom(), 123)

object-derived classes are OK.
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