Convention VS Configuration is a big deal in the Rails Community. So large in fact, some might say it dictates the entirety of the framework. This is a classic example of what the term "Convention VS Configuration" or "Convention over Configuration" stands for:
I am always up for a good bit of trolling but, this "Coderwall" seems to really be behind the statement (goes on to explain what the command is doing). Why not just use fish?
As a quick aside, anyone who uses the term 'poodling' on their 'resume' is ok in my book!