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Re: updated strawman model theory [semi-humor]

From: Frank Manola <fmanola@mitre.org>
Date: Tue, 24 Jul 2001 14:12:34 -0400
Message-ID: <3B5DBA92.67F7F2C2@mitre.org>
To: Aaron Swartz <me@aaronsw.com>
CC: Brian McBride <bwm@hplb.hpl.hp.com>, rdf core <w3c-rdfcore-wg@w3.org>
Aaron Swartz wrote:
> 
> On Tuesday, July 24, 2001, at 12:26  PM, Frank Manola
> > I know what this is getting at (and I know why "thingies" is being
> > used), but on the other hand, you've got to admit the humor in a bare
> > reading of this, which suggests we're going to clarify the semantics of
> > RDF by mapping its concepts to "thingies" (or groupings of them).  I
> > thought before that "resource" was a little vague.  I'm glad we're
> > clearing that up!  :-)
> 
> Can we call them deeleys?

I think we better reserve deeleys for when we need to clarify thingies.

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