On thursday morning I set out to learn python and by saturday morning I had read through the official tutorial on the python website as well as gone on numerous side trips on additional references. Blog posts are still paying catch up. You will not find me writing a killer python app in a few days but I can read and understand python code pretty well by now. It's essentially a reproduction of my learn Ruby in 48 Hours project.
Now to set my sites on Django. Should I look at Zope instead? This was supposed to be a PHP killer about a decade ago but seems to have completely fallen by the way side, so probably not. Most python developers today might not even have heard the name. So let's get started with a guide from WebMonkey