A simple python tcp server

 # a simple tcp server

import SocketServer

class EchoRequestHandler(SocketServer.BaseRequestHandler ):
    def setup(self):
        print self.client_address, 'connected!'
        self.request.send('hi ' + str(self.client_address) + '\n')

    def handle(self):
        data = 'dummy'
        while data:
            data = self.request.recv(1024)
            if data.strip() == 'bye':

    def finish(self):
        print self.client_address, 'disconnected!'
        self.request.send('bye ' + str(self.client_address) + '\n')

    #server host is a tuple ('host', port)
server = SocketServer.ThreadingTCPServer(('', 50008), EchoRequestHandler)


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Calc start date and end date of a given week.

from datetime import date, timedelta

def calc(year, week):
    d = date(year,1,1)
    d = d - timedelta(d.weekday())
    dlt = timedelta(days = (week-1)*7)
    return d + dlt,  d + dlt + timedelta(days=6)

Numbers are passion, Python is fascinating, I am amused

The following 4 lines says it all:
x = 2
for y in range(2,24):
... x= x*x*y
... print x, '\n'

Watching the generated numbers running on the screen get me so high that I feel I can start writing poetry.
Try it for yourself