“CSS is what happens when a cat hoarder with Schizophrenia tries to make a fucking programming language” ha.
This talk repeatedly put me on the defensive in spite of me wanting to learn from it. He’s against layering sugar on top of a core, but I see that as a big part of what software and computing is. At the core level we’re just shuffling around 1s and 0s. There’s already a huge pile of sugar on top of that.
I didn’t gather that he was against layering sugar on top of a core, but that he believes we’re limited (not necessarily in possibility, but in how much time and effort we have to spend dealing with it) by the crappiness of the core.