[whatwg] sarcasm

Charles Iliya Krempeaux supercanadian at gmail.com
Tue Apr 24 13:35:04 PDT 2007


On 4/24/07, Arne Johannessen <arne at thaw.de> wrote:
> Elliotte Harold wrote:
> > It occurs to me that one of the most frequently used nits of pseudo-
> > markup is to indicate sarcasm.
> I do like the idea of formalising that -- but considering the way the
> sarcasm element occasionally is used in emails, we may find it
> necessary to make its start tag optional...</sarcasm> ;-)
Yeah... like the winking smiley, the lone "</sarcasm>" seems to be used more
like a punctuation mark (than markup) at times.

See ya

    Charles Iliya Krempeaux, B.Sc.

    charles @ reptile.ca
    supercanadian @ gmail.com

    developer weblog: http://ChangeLog.ca/
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