Mediaphormedia, the people who make Django, fired 10 employees yesterday and pulled the plug on Ellington, a CMS geared toward news organizations.
In a Django vs. Rails thread on Quora, Naveen Kumar wrote: "If your motivation behind learning either framework is job or employability then go with Rails. On the other hand if your focus is more towards development friendliness, language design or readability go with Django or web2py. Django is Rails without magic."
In the Rails vs. Django debate, is Rails "winning?" What do news hackers use nowadays? What do you tell people getting started?