Kent wrote: snip.. > >But today I sat down and started reading, first in the beginning, and then I >started skipping around. Am I the only one here believes that this is just a >bunch of "newspeak"? It reminds me of those boring old ed. classes that I >was forced to take. snip.. > >P.S Don't believe anyone who says they have read the Standards in its >entirety. Their mental capacity would be so diminished that they would never >be be able to send a an e-mail message. > >
Wrong. I have. I can, and you're reading it.
Seriously, the Standards are not "newspeak". I don't think there's much that could be removed without seriously compromising the vision described.