roses are red
violets are blue
use python 3
not python 2

@marble it seems to have changed from
bytes("hello", "ascii")

@marble yeah it seems like you have to use percent formatting which is gross

I like to use python for data processing for stuff like byte level data processing and python3 makes it unnecessarily hard

And apparently every time some addresses this issue on the python dev ML the credo is
"this is edge case - no fix needed - works for me"

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