When "If" Means "When"

August 7, 2018


              Many years ago when I was in high school, our school received our very first computers.  Knowing that the world slowly transforming toward being computer

dependent my father insisted that I sign up for the programming class. The programing language that we learned was basic.  As a matter of fact, that is what it

was called, “basic”.  


One of the first things that we learned was called an “if then” statement. “If this”, “then this”