MooTools has sweet utilities that most have never even realized they needed. Hang on for a recipe that makes you want to shout, "Hey, I didn't know you could do that!".
Be sure to include both the MooTools Core and the MooTools More for this recipe.
Create a list to sort.
<ol id="mylist" style="line-height:25px;cursor:pointer;"> <li>Oldies-but-Goodies: Foundational Moo</li> <li>Switching Paddles Midstream: Changing HTML After Page Load</li> ... <li>I'll Gladly Pay Tue. For Moo Today: Extensions on the Web</li> <li>Electric Milk: Plugins and More</li> </ol>
Then ask MooTools to make it sortable.
Grab, drag, sort, and shout, ...