I would love to introduce you to the Microsoft .NET Framework and its Open Source counterpart, Mono, but at this point the support for it just isn't stable enough: the functionality offered in .NET through PHP just isn't worth anyone's while right now, and doesn't seem to be going anywhere either. Here's hoping that changes!
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