Advent of code day 8: how simple things can be very hard (…for some people)

This is the first time I joined the Advent of Code event. The last time I did some serious programming was in 2002 (with a short non-professional intermezzo in 2012). Also, I decided to use Python, for the sole reason that I want to learn Python and use it next year. On day 8 I was confronted with the fact that people do neurological differ and my neurological peculiarities tripped me up quite badly. But in a fun way, at least now, when I am looking back.

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