The desire for the Elvis operator for easier null-handling echoes through the Java community. But due to Java's type system, it should never be introduced!
Articles about Java 8's streams often repeat a bunch of tropes: succinctness, ugly mechanics, anemic pipelines, weak exception handling. This is a rebuttal!
Many people will tell you how great blogging is but there are downsides, too, and they are rarely discussed. So let me share some reasons against blogging.