Javascript for Rubyists

“JavaScript is the only language out there that people think they can program without actually learning it.” – D.Crockford

We’ve all used JavaScript. At least, we’ve all used jQuery to manipulate some part of the DOM. Maybe we think we understand the syntax enough, so we ‘improvise’ when we’re forced to write some. Maybe we’ve tried it a few years ago and ran screaming from this seemingly broken language.

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