from the not-to-harsh-on-your-mellow dept.
egalluzzo writes "Announced today, the AffirmIt! unit testing framework for Ruby the harsh, archaic notions of 'truth' and 'failure,' preferring instead to affirm your code. After all, who are to make value judgments about code that 'works' or 'doesn't work'? DHH announced earlier on Twitter that Rails plans to move to this new evaluation framework in version 3.1."
What is wanted is not the will to believe, but the will to find out,
which is the exact opposite.
-- Bertrand Russell, "Skeptical Essays", 1928