12 things we just hate about PHP

Inconsistent naming conventions, incompatible versions, weirdness at almost every level -- here's the hell we deal with between angle-bracket question marks
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12 things we hate about PHP

Do we really hate PHP? Nah. If we did, we wouldn't be running Drupal and WordPress and other frameworks at the astronomical clip we do. Nope, true PHP hate would mean switching to Java. But familiarity breeds contempt, and let's face it, what the PHP naysayers say about one of our favorite server-side scripting tool has some merit.

What follows are 12 gripes we have built up in our years of working with the language.

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