It seems that Mike Drip's article is stirring up all kinds of controversy. I dare say he's not much liked by the SharePoint community at this point. On the upside, it has brought out a few constructive criticisms that are worth mentioning. Two good responses are from Andrew Connell and Paul Schaeflein. And if you don't mind a bit of shameless self-promotion, check out my posts from June 13th (June archive here) and July 8th.
Update: Here's an excellent post from Steven Collier on this topic.