Quote Originally Posted by j2723 View Post
Javascript? Why exactly Javascript?
In my opinion it's a horrid language...

Why not Python instead ?

By chance, do they mean HTML+Javascript with "GNOME appliations", or actually Javascript as a stand-alone "program"?

Related:
wat - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXEgk1Hdze0
this is one gnome dev's take on "why not python"

http://www.j5live.com/2013/02/04/gnome-and-languages/