The last sub-header of this post is: "Learn the basics, not someone's abstraction". That should have been the title of this post.
But the actual title, which is more polarizing, definitely caused more pageviews. So dev.to should be happy.
True, it would've been a much better title. If I'd proofed the piece and let it sit for a few days it probably would be the title. But it was a hot day and I wanted it done by lunchtime. So it goes.
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