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Jan 18, 2023·edited Jan 18, 2023

Re: "essentially no role on the modern web that it helped create" ...except that it appears to be used a very large number of sites still (only recently seeing declines), if these stats are to be believed: https://trends.builtwith.com/javascript/jQuery

I get that's not your point, and you make some excellent ones about its legacy. Personally, I will never stop loving jQuery, and will continue to happily use it for any little quick web front-end I throw together.

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