Atwood's Law Still Going Strong


#1

Atwood’s Law

any application that can be written in JavaScript, will eventually be written in JavaScript.

With that law and stackexchange, it’s starting to feel like that guy is everywhere these days. Well at least @codinghorror isn’t screwing with forum software yet.


#2

Are you being ironic? This is a Discourse forum. :slight_smile:


#4

Of course I am being ironic. You didn’t think that specifically mentioning forum software was just a little too obvious? :stuck_out_tongue:


#5

Haha, I feel stupid, but I’m laughing.


#6

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#7

Didn’t knew about Atwood’s Law until I read this post. Enjoyed the read.

Going Strong Indeed!


#8

That’s amazing. Really.


#9

My brain can’t help but parse that subreddit as “Atwood Slaw”.


#10

My brain can’t help but parse that subreddit as “Atwood Slaw”.

Which can still be implemented in JavaScript but tastes better when transpiled from CoffeeScript.