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If I had to guess, I'd say that people are downvoting you because even the MySQL guys who spent the 90s arguing against it have now come around to thinking that foreign keys and transactions and stored procs are good things, and they can't be bothered to engage in the discussion again.

My beef was PL/SQL and too much of the transactions/storedprocs thing. Foreign keys can be a good thing.

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