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Re: Cleaning House

From: Jeff Cutsinger <jeff@cutsinger.org>
Date: Thu, 03 May 2007 08:17:27 -0500
Message-ID: <4639E0E7.7030708@cutsinger.org>
To: "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>
CC: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>, www-html@w3.org, public-html@w3.org
Patrick H. Lauke wrote:
> suggest generic approaches such as an appropriately styled <span>.

Forcing the use of a styled span is bad because styles are dangerous.
It'd be akin to forcing someone to use Javascript to the same end. No,
if a user typing into a WYSIWYG editor hits the "b" button, it should
output a <b> tag.

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