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    • jeff
      ScoutScribe
      2 weeks ago

      This is how Readup is built! Whether or not it's a good idea to put logic, especially "business" logic, in the database is a controversial subject among programmers. After almost a decade of experience writing (and importantly: supporting) web applications using ORMs that abstract away database access I've come around to instead fully embracing SQL (PostgreSQL specifically). The talk given by Rich Hickey is life changing.