Mark "I won't rest until you REST" Baker is at it again. In a recent presentation, Mark tells the population:
He goes on to state:
and the follows it up with several slides like this:
Yes Mark, you can order a pizza with SOAP, with REST, with CORBA, with RMI, with EJB and more. What's your point? The world needs REST? Let's be clear: "REST" is unnecessary - as is all of this stuff! If we want to build our distributed systems with Sockets and EDI we could - BUT WE DON'T!
Mark - if you want to compare and contrast REST and Web services than do it right. This is crap and you know it. The funny thing is, I'm a REST fan - I just can't stomach this one-sided bullshit.