According to this article from "Anonymous Monk." I'd remain anonymous too if I made the claim since people tend to get passionate when it comes to Perl.
My personal reaction is this: I like Perl, and I'd love to use it more, but I've only experienced evidence that supports his arguments as I've been dinking around in Perl over the last few years.
Update: Interestingly enough, the direct link is now dishing out 403 errors. I doubt the perl community would actively censor anything so I'll assume it's a glitch with the url I used. But, as the Keymaker says: "Always another way..."