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Re: User Facing Documents

From: Jim Hendler <hendler@cs.rpi.edu>
Date: Fri, 2 Nov 2007 14:32:14 -0400
Message-Id: <84222016-C091-48EA-BB8B-E6FC265B50EA@cs.rpi.edu>
Cc: public-owl-wg@w3.org
To: Jeremy Carroll <jjc@hpl.hp.com>

On Nov 2, 2007, at 1:49 PM, Jeremy Carroll wrote:

> PPS Banter about the charter is important because what any group  
> does depends significantly on their interpretation of the charter.  
> At the moment, we largely have our own individual interpretations -  
> as we exchange banter, and cat calls:
> - 'out of charter'
> - 'no, that was in charter'
> we will gradually devleop a group understanding of our charter,  
> that will strengthen our ability to act as a group. I am sorry it  
> is somewhat reminiscent of playground games, and I would not be  
> surprised if most of us are the sort of people who didn't much  
> enjoy the in-group, out-group games of childhood.

No, it's just that too many of us were the ones who were fought over,  
with each team insisting the other take us :-)

"If we knew what we were doing, it wouldn't be called research, would  
it?." - Albert Einstein

Prof James Hendler				http://www.cs.rpi.edu/~hendler
Tetherless World Constellation Chair
Computer Science Dept
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy NY 12180
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