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RE: WWW: Interoperability Crisis?

From: Edward Barrow <edward@platopress.co.uk>
Date: Sun, 21 Jan 2001 18:23:15 -0000
Message-ID: <01C083D7.A914E4E0.edward@platopress.co.uk>
To: "'Brian Milloy'" <bmilloy@interlog.com>, "www-talk@w3.org" <www-talk@w3.org>, "www-html@w3.org" <www-html@w3.org>
On Sunday, January 21, 2001 5:45 PM, Brian Milloy [SMTP:bmilloy@interlog.com] wrote:
> > I don't know anyone with a disability, so I don't see why I should care
> > about them. They can't be that important, right? Why don't they just ask a
> > friend to tell them what stuff looks like? It's there problem, not mine.
> 
> I too, hesitated briefly about whether or not to dignify the above comment with
> a response. However, I cannot resist sharing the the following comparison that
> crossed my mind. Imagine applying the same sentiment to some of the atrocities
> that occurred during World War II.
> "I don't know any Jews, so I don't see why I should care about them..." etc.,
> etc.
> 
> Where the devil is this man's humanity? How sad and self-centered.
> 
Surely irony was intended?  

Edward Barrow
new media copyright consultant
http://www.copyweb.co.uk/
Received on Sunday, 21 January 2001 13:26:31 GMT

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