GitHub User: jasdeepsingh
Well actually, BackboneJS serves a different purpose than jQuery. With jQuery - your large web application can get really messy and difficult to maintain. Frameworks like Backbone, Ember, Spine, Batman etc provide architecture, organization and convention to your client side code as well. Just like Rails provides all these things to your server side code.
Best thing I learnt in this screencast - Rails doesn't scale if you have sleep calls in your controllers. :) lol
That was a good one Ryan. :)