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Re: The first sentence

From: Frank Manola <fmanola@mitre.org>
Date: Mon, 28 Oct 2002 16:17:11 -0500
Message-ID: <3DBDA957.129AD0C8@mitre.org>
To: pat hayes <phayes@ai.uwf.edu>
CC: Aaron Swartz <me@aaronsw.com>, www-rdf-comments@w3.org

pat hayes wrote:
> 
> >On Monday, October 28, 2002, at 08:29 AM, Seth Russell wrote:
> >>The Resource Description Framework (RDF) is a language for
> >>representing information on the Internet.
> >
> >What is "the Internet"? If I use RDF to transfer information over a
> >crossover Ethernet cable on Mars, is that information "on the
> >Internet"?
> 
> Look, you CAN write RDF on a piece of paper and wipe your arse with
> it, but that's not what its FOR.


Darn right!  All those arrows and pointy brackets are very scratchy....

--Frank

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