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Emacs vs. vim — what is the difference? [closed]

I've been programming for years now, mainly in VBA (the horror), Python, Javascript (Node.js mainly), HTML, and SQL. Most of these languages came with environments that made sense: for VBA I used the ...
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Why is there an emacs vs. vim debate? [closed]

I'm new to the whole scene, so I was wondering why programmers tend to be really passionate about this debate? Thanks. Also, are these referred to as "text editors"?