And it is one that is here to stay for some time.
No! Say it isn’t so you must call it an ugly hack, gripe about, deny its popularity, say it is underpowered, not OOP like in the true sense, too incompatable between browsers or any other talking point you can find. Make sure to tell everyone because people will eventually see the light…they’ll realize something else must be better maybe Java maybe Python or Ruby maybe C# or even F#, what about Haskell. Now those are real programming languages, tough guy/gal ones, real deal appropriate languages!