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MySQL is done. It’s the Postgres Age.(r/programming)
It is stupid because it is incompatible with “modern computing” and “rockstar programmers”. Relational theory requires studying and thinking; rockstar programmers don’t need to study math ‘cos math is a shitty topic for nerds only and we rockstar programmers are too cool for that.
You want us to sit down and think about schema and normalization and all that crap? You’re “stupid and impractical”! You’re behind the times. It’s all about this now through and through booksreddit.com/1282
We are “rails developers” here. You’re telling us that your Dr. J. Edgar Codd was onto something, and we’re telling you he’s stupid and you’re stupid and you don’t “get” it. We don’t care if you’re linus fucking torvalds, we’ll call you an asshole if you suggest we’re technically incompentet and blogpam about getting you fired!
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