The vast majority of articles published on Medium have far, far fewer than 46k views and 140 fans. For an article of this nature, these numbers are even more remarkable.

It’s just one indicator. If you look at the hundreds of articles and blog posts I’ve published over the years, not only here but at Quora and Twitter and Facebook and LinkedIn, you will find tremendous support for my position.

In other words, lots of people really hate JavaScript. More than you can shake a stick at.

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