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Author mark.dickinson
Recipients mark.dickinson, rhettinger, tebeka
Date 2008-11-20.12:58:07
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One case I've been thinking about is that of maintaining a list of Decimal 
objects that are sorted by absolute value.  For this, having to create a 
list of (abs(x), x) pairs just seems clumsy compared to using a key 
argument to bisect.

Perhaps this is a contrived use case, but it doesn't seem totally 
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