Re: G3C announces: GML, Gopher and XHTML
On Fri, 02 Apr 2021 09:38:53 +0200 Chris Brannon <email@example.com> wrote:
> Christoph Lohmann <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > <item type="1"
> > href="gopher://bitreich.org/1/bithub"
> > icon="::long-dick:skin-tone=3,circumcised=no::">
> There's an overwhelmingly high probability that somebody who mentions
> dick size and skin tone in the same breath like this is making a thinly
> veiled allusion to a racial stereotype. A racial stereotype cloaked in
> a pseudo XML tag is still a racial stereotype. It is not funny. I
> would call it puerile, but that would be insulting to children.
Those probabilities do not seem right. We at the G3C work on a standard
to mark racism easily for those inclined to be born in the USA and fond
of finding racism in every small detail. For this new standard the
committee has waded through all studies and not found any evidence for
Please quote the appropriate studies, so the new G3C standard can be
adapted accordingly. But consider that G3C standards adapt to the most
progressive cultures, not just progressive-considering cultures.