Mixins: A refactoring anti-pattern. Posted by steveklabnik on May 07, 2012 — 0 comments I've often seen people say that mixins simplify their code. In my latest blog post , I demonstrate that while mixins may make things more DRY, they don't make it more simple. Comments Post a Comment Comment abilities for non registered users are currently deactivated, pending time to add a proper CAPTCHA to solve the escalating spam problem. Sorry!