Joyce Park stashed this in Code
I have also heard that many popular webdev courses teach this sort of bad development from day one. :(
Are frameworks the culprit?
Or do we have to wait for the Codecademy bubble to burst?
Sanity will return as the pendulum swings back from imperative, towards declarative; once many of the more common reasons for choosing script fall away because it's simpler (and faster) to do it in HTML.
I hear this guy knows or thing or two about the Web;
Thanks Mark, you assuage my fears a little.
It sure does feel like we've been espousing this point of view for 20 years.