code that thinks of program structure as just another thing to manipulate
Treats object as giant case statement (sending a message to an object)
Really a way to pass args to another method (send) where the actual code it triggered
Look into cont_get
This is called after Ruby has tried looking up the method call on the class & superclasses
Need a fallback to super. The lookup chain will stop at that class and error (if its a subclass, this would be bad!)
Need to define a
Need to define the method within the method_missing call
Method missing is good for dynamic DSLs, delegators
Defines an anonymous module at the end of the class definition.
Her advice: don’t use these!