The DOM and the victim, the iconoclast and the believer

Andrew Layman andrewl at
Sat Jan 15 22:54:38 GMT 2000

Actually, the claim that men are born innocent and corrupted by the world
goes back at least as far as Plato (see, for example, his myth of the
Demiorgos and recalcitrant matter).

Regarding Didier's point that contracts once made should not be broken; and
that changing an interface incompatibly represents breaking a contract; I

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