Two Sentences About Getting Older and Working on the Web by Frank Chimero:

Now is the time to come clean: Github is confusing, Git is confusinger, pretty much everything in a modern web stack no longer makes sense to me, and no one explains it well, because they assume I know some fundamental piece of information that everyone takes for granted and no one documented, almost as if it were a secret that spread around to most everyone some time in 2012, yet I some how missed, because—you know—life was happening to me, […]

This hit a little closer to home than I like to admit. I’ve never used a CSS preprocessor in my life (mostly because I hate fiddling with toolchains and avoid them whenever possible) and AngularJS gives me headaches (even though I can appreciate its utility).

Related: you have ruined javascript

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