Let's not discount piecemeal inclusion of Lodash functionality.
import find from 'lodash/find'.
Tree-shaking has much the same effect.
As MaxArt implies, if you're transpiling or using recent Node, use backticks.
I've heard that gripe before, always from a .net pot calling the web kettle black.
Shame on you downvoters!
Or just an "I'll get to it later" placeholder for Rich's real name.
FTR: Rich Harris, not John Doe.
"smug arrogance that functional programmers are infamous for" is both subjective and distasteful.
What an ironic comment.
Staltz makes some salient points in his article. The title is needlessly inflammatory, though. Something like "Why Cycle.js/Rx is a Superior Paradigm" would have done the trick. He also explains what he means by "inferior paradigm," and mentions all the virtues of React detailed in this comment thread. I recommend reading the article for interest's sake, even if you find the title offputting.