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Firing HTML events

In all this time doing client side Javascript, I never had the need to fire HTML events, right until this day.

It all started with this simple task: intercept a form submission, process it to a custom URL which provides additional data to fill in the form, and afterward submit it to the action provided in the form (without intercepting it the second time). I had gone with the straight forward approach.
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Why I like Prototype?

Lately I have read articles which were comparing, bashing and dissecting multiple Javascript libraries (or framework, but I wouldn’t go that far with their definition). And as each of those articles took a side for their favorite and disregarding the others. I as well would like to show my appreciation to my favorite Javascript library Prototype, and this without bashing the other ones.

So what do I like about Prototype?
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