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any reason you're using a base class instead of a module, for the base presenter? i'm still pretty early in my rails career (~1yr), but I thought "the rails way" was to use modules instead of inheritance.

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it's interesting to hear you say why you suggest not using notifications for app logic. the reasons you listed for not using it are the exact reasons that i want to use it for my app logic. :)

i've got a blog post from yesterday that talks about the scenario that I'm trying to solve and how I would have used the event aggregator pattern if i were building a .net / winforms application. the notifications system is an event aggregator built right into rails, and is perfect for what I need.

if you're interested, here's that blog post: How do you handle simple pub-sub, evented architecture in rails apps?