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Skip to 0 minutes and 8 secondsI'm Guido van Rossum, I created the Python language. I have worked on Python for 25 years, and I have worked with a large group of others of course, in the Python community. I'm very excited to see you all in this class, and I'm very proud that you're using my language to learn. Python is just the first step you are setting on the path to programming. There are many exciting things to learn in programming. Many that you can learn using Python, and many that you can learn using other things. And you won't be alone, there will be millions of people who have done before you.

Skip to 0 minutes and 48 secondsOr who are learning Python at the same time as you, and you can help each other, and you can learn together.

Welcome to Python - Guido van Rossum

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