You Really Don’t Need All That JavaScript, I Promise

JavaScript is your behavior layer; the way to add interactivity to your sites, to provide a slick and delightful user experience, to make everything fast and easy and clean. But at some point everything changed: the tail started to wag the dog instead and development became JavaScript-first.

Stuart Langridge – Member of the Web Standards Project’s DOM Scripting Task Force, Podcaster, Developer and Author.