HTML5: The Battlefield Remains of an Unnecessary War, Part 2
by The H.E.A.T. Exchange
To understand this war between the W3C and its usurping members, the WHATWG, consider the well-known television show, Survivor.
Survivor (based solely on my recollection) is a show based on people plucked from their comfortable living conditions and placed in an uncomfortable environment. The winner of the competition, or survivor, is supposedly the person who demonstrated a keen survival prowess and overcame several difficult challenges.
In other words, the winner performed better than the rest.
If you ever watched the show, you will know that this is not the case. The winner is actually decided by the manipulative actions of the weakest challenger and his or her ability to form alliances with other challengers (with questionable self-esteem issues). Backstabbing is the commodity for winning the competition as the winner will have betrayed the trust of every other challenger to end up as the last survivor standing.
Yes, the show is indeed a great lesson in physical endurance and cooperation
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