There have been many blog posts over the past few weeks with people writing Perl 6 code for entries to the [Microsoft Winter Scripting Games](
[Patrick Michaud’s original call to action]( got a number of people blogging and posting to ([example]( with their Perl 6 soutions.
[Dave Whipp posted]( his solutions, with some great explanation and commentary along the way. I just wish he’d used a fixed-width font for the code.
(I’d feel remiss if I didn’t point out the silliness of referring to Perl and other dynamic languages as “scripting languages” simply because they don’t require a behemoth like Visual Studio or a Java install to work with.)