On Fri, 24 Sep 2004, Geoffrey Rockwell wrote:
> On the political side of tagging,
All encoding is political:
"Generally, the markup should be strategically planned to minimize
controversy, provide Members with political dividends, and position the
committee for future action."
From the TEI bylaws?
Not quite but could be.
May I, with apologies to Allen Renear, make a performative (or indeed
prophetic) encoding act by smashing into the marking-up of our present
<MILESTONE ed="USA" n="43" unit="president"/>
And for next year sometime just break another milestone-pot where ed="UK"
and n="51". No need to change unit.