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Stephen Band

RE: Media querying the JavaScript….

C’mon, we can get dirtier than that! Hide the #media-test element by putting it in the <head> (maybe it could be a script tag with type=“text/unknown”?), then use its CSS ‘content’ property to pass arbitrary JSON into the JavaScript:

@media all and (min-width: 640px) {
#media-test { content: ‘{“size”: “small”}’; }
@media all and (min-width: 926px) {
#media-test { content: ‘{“size”: “big”}’; }

This way, in the CSS, you could define lists of scripts to load for different media queries…