I agree totally, many modern functional languages have this feature
and I think it's great (emphasis on "feature"). If you don't like it,
leave. If you must propose a change it must be backwardly compatible.
-- "I understand thee well enough," said friar John; "but time makes all things plain. The most durable marble or porphyry is subject to old age and decay. Though for the present, thou possibly be not weary of the exercise, yet it is like I shall hear thee confess, a few years hence, that thy cods hang dangling downwards for want of a better truss. " - Rabelais.