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   RE: [xml-dev] The perils of P18S (was Re: [xml-dev] Why RDF is hard )

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>You are confusing Common Sense with Political Correctness.  RDF is
>butt-ugly, confusing, and useless in its current form.

RDF/XML may be butt-ugly and confusing, but IMHO the model is quite the

 After years of
>TimBL and W3C pitching RDF hard, I have yet to see a single successful
>application of RDF that couldn't be done without RDF.

I have yet to see an XML application that couldn't be done without XML, so
that argument isn't particularly strong. The point is that in the same way a
lot of applications are considerably easier to implement using XML, quite a
few applications are considerably easier with RDF, and such practical
applications are now popping up all over the place.

>Its not the fire log that is wet, it's the damn match.

It's lit.



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