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Heydon Pickering, “CSS: A New Kind Of JavaScript” ()

We waste far too much time writing and maintaining styles with JavaScript, and I think it’s time for a change. Which is why it’s my pleasure to announce an emerging web standard called CSS. …

A good sign that a technology is not fit for purpose is how much we have to rely on workarounds and best practices to get by. Another sign is just how much code we have to write in order to get simple things done. … CSS solves JavaScript’s styling problems, and elegantly.