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Re: [whatwg] header for JSON-LD ???

From: Jonathan Zuckerman <j.zuckerman@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:27:33 +0000
Message-ID: <CAPP4rD-g4C=_M7AhDkPoS-z_KceyD1FRj+A5cyW6N778r3TXXQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Qebui Nehebkau <qebui.nehebkau+whatwg@gmail.com>, whatwg@lists.whatwg.org
Michael, I was truly dismayed to see your reaction to my email. Qebui's
interpretation is close to my intent, but upon re-reading it I agree that
it seems condescending so, right on for calling that out. I want to point
out that I am nobody at the WHATWG - I just lurk on this list and pipe up
when the conversation heads towards topics I enjoy or have experience with
- so please don't think of my personal comments as something that
represents the organization.

I also have been developing since the 90s, I suspect we have a lot in
common. Please email me off the main list if you're interested in
continuing the discussion.

On Tue, Jul 25, 2017 at 5:43 PM Qebui Nehebkau <
qebui.nehebkau+whatwg@gmail.com> wrote:

> On 25 July 2017 at 17:32, Michael A. Peters <mpeters@domblogger.net>
> wrote:
>
> > Nor does his assumption that I am "new" to the web somehow disqualify me
> > from making suggestions with current use cases that could reduce the
> bloat
> > of traffic.
> >
>
> Oh, then I think you misunderstood his statement. As I read it, "spend more
> time working with the web you have before trying to change it" was a
> suggestion to look for a way to do what you want with current technology,
> not an argument that you don't have enough web experience. "Spend more
> time" on this particular project, not in general.
>
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