Heh, that would be Haskell Curry, a very famous mathematician/logician, rather than Eddie Haskell, "The Beaver's" 'friend'I neither know nor care much if the character from that show named Eddie Haskell had any role in the naming of the programming language under discussion. I though it might.
I fear I never saw (or in fact heard of) this programme. Perhaps it only aired in America.
Interesting mix of quotes there, by the bye. Was that part of the original phrasing?