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[Bug 11254] Say outright that <b>, <i>, <s>, <sup>, <sub>, <br>, and maybe others are typographical and not semantic

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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=11254

Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
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             Status|NEW                         |RESOLVED
                 CC|                            |ian@hixie.ch
         Resolution|                            |WONTFIX

--- Comment #3 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> 2010-12-29 08:30:59 UTC ---
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Status: Rejected
Change Description: no spec change
Rationale: I reject the premise of the request. These elements are semantic,
and using them for presentational typographical effects is invalid.

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