Re: Three modest proposals

From: Christopher Fynn (
Date: Fri Apr 08 2011 - 23:03:22 CDT

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    On 05/04/2011, Michael Everson <> wrote:

    > Try to relax and enjoy character encoding for a while. Smile and laugh.
    > Human beings have created all sorts of marvellous things, and lots of them
    > have been encoded. Hey! We've encoded the LITTER DUDE (on the basis of its
    > being in widespread use) and a PILE OF POO (on the basis of its being in
    > Japanese phones). You gotta laugh. Go on. This doesn't have to be all
    > adversarial, you know.

    Wasn't it the Unicode Consortium not ISO 10646 that was behind the
    Emoji proposal?

    Can we have a character for a Naked Emporer?

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