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Re: [css-syntax]The emperor isn't naked, but he's wearing his underpants on his head

From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@earthlink.net>
Date: Sat, 5 Nov 2016 19:03:37 -0400
To: www-style@w3.org
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GĂ©rard Talbot composed on 2016-11-05 17:47 (UTC-0400):

> An inline style is (should be!) for an unique element.
> Therefore, an inline style should be more specific than a class.

That only works if the only styles are author, or if users aren't supposed to 
have ultimate control. AFAICT, inline styles are hopelessly immune to user 
overrides, thus shouldn't be in the spec at all. Users shouldn't have to 
disable styles entirely in order to make one specific element usable.
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