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the_content filter is (most likely) running long after you scripts were output. You need to either: Run localize logic earlier. Enqueue scripts for footer, using respective wp_enqueue_script() argument.
While historically WP has been back–end centric, there had been declaration made for years now about moving towards heavy JS use. With backwards compatibility commitments in mind it is questionable that JS will achieve parity or take over PHP any time soon (in my opinion), but there had been some progress on it. The WordPress admin now ships with Backbone ...
There has been quite a bit of development around the JSON REST API that is supposed to be merged into the 4.1 release. I believe it's officially going to be called the 'WP API'. You can begin using the codebase now and keep up with the latest developments here until it gets to core. Ryan McCue and team have fleshed out some pretty good documentation here.
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