Javascript is often horrifying, but it's also sort of refreshing to work in a dynamic language again.

For example, a library I'm using didn't do a thing the way I wanted. No problem - just patch in the way I wanted it to work by replacing the functions on the object's prototype... Swizzling ftw.


@bigzaphod This is where someone says something smug about Lisp.

Sign in to participate in the conversation
Society of Trolls

A nice little Mastodon instance. Mild trolling encouraged (keep it local), but not required. Malicious behaviour is not tolerated. Follow Wheaton's law and you'll be fine.