[whatwg] Expanding datetime

Henri Sivonen hsivonen at iki.fi
Thu Jul 31 01:25:34 PDT 2008

On Jul 30, 2008, at 23:29, Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis wrote:
> Wrong.
> Microformats may also be used to mark up events that happened in the  
> past and people who are dead. For example:
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Walt_Disney

What use case is served by marking up Walt Disney's birthday as bday?

Surely people aren't supposed to export Walt Disney's contact  
information to their address book app and have it remind them to  
congratulate Walt on his birthday.

Henri Sivonen
hsivonen at iki.fi

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