Why some C# developers are Zealots!

Today I came across a quote that I couldn’t help but blog.  For a while Brian has been running a C# developer site called CSharpZealot and he continually gives me grief about using VB.NET as my primary language.  Other than pointing out that C# is lacking good xml language integration, I tend to avoid this discussion as I find it pointless but this quote provides me with great ammunition for those C# zealots that really want an answer!

“… I think that the real reason that C# fanatics disparage VB.NET is the same reason that religious fanatics disparage other religions; because their beliefs are fundamentally groundless, and they desperately fear that they’re really wrong as hell, which they are… “