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Aren't we all sinners?
If you look at some of the code that has been released, though, we do seem to have taken a step backwards. In gaining easier access, we also became a bit sloppy with our code. Finding clearly structured, easy-to-maintain jQuery code is quite tough, which is why many plug-ins do the same thing. Writing one yourself is faster than trying to fathom what other developers have done.
We’ve all had to work with code written by other people. We have despaired over the lack of maintainability and documentation as well as weird logic. Funny enough, as developers, we started to see this as normal and got used to ignoring other people’s work and instead writing new code for the same problems over and over, as if we were subconsciously trying to secure our jobs by leaving behind unmaintainable code—code that only we understood, while complaining that no good solutions were out there. [...]