Joke : prints line numbers in a longest way

perl -e 'use strict; use warnings; my $c; my $file = $ARGV[0]; open my $handle, "<", $file or die "$0: $file: $!\n"; while (<$handle>) { print $c++, " " x 5, $_; } close($handle);' <FILE>
This is a joke for @putnamhill and @glaudiston I'm pretty sure we can write longer if we want ;)

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By: sputnick
2009-12-09 16:07:14

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@sputnick you win! ;)
putnamhill · 441 weeks and 4 days ago
yep, @sputnick wins! =)
glaudiston · 441 weeks and 4 days ago

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