Unmasking The Phantom

by M. David Peterson

I found the funniest email in my inbox the other day from Dan Sickles,

I thought you would appreciate Uche's latest Developer Works javascript using e4x instead of DOM. I personally hate the DOM api. No I despise it. One of my goals in life is to get to the end without ever having to use DOM again. Okay, it's my only goal. I live on the edge. Must be the python prgrammer in me. Anyhow, I posted the code:


dan sickles

I LOVE IT!!! I could not agree with Dan more than I do in regards to my dislike of the DOM API (No offense, Mike, but uh... yeah, well, anyway :D)

But wait, it gets better!