Fix Python – Why doesn’t Python have multiline comments?

OK, I’m aware that triple-quotes strings can serve as multiline comments. For example,
“””Hello, I am a
multiline comment”””

”’Hello, I am a
multiline comment”’

But technically speaking these are strings, correct?
I’ve googled and read the Python style guide, but I was unable to find a technical answer to why there is no formal im….

Fix Python – What is the common header format of Python files?

I came across the following header format for Python source files in a document about Python coding guidelines:
#!/usr/bin/env python

“”” Description of what foobar does.”””

__author__ = “Barack Obama”
__copyright__ = “Copyright 2009, Planet Earth”

Is this the standard format of headers in the Python world?
What other fields/in….