An assessment of the Unicode standard

r rt8396 at
Sun Aug 30 02:40:42 CEST 2009

On Aug 29, 7:20 pm, John Machin <sjmac... at> wrote:
> On Aug 30, 8:46 am, r <rt8... at> wrote:
> The Chinese language is more widely spoken than English, is quite
> capable of expression in ASCII ("r tongzhi shi sha gua") and doesn't
> have those pesky it's/its problems.

Oh yes of course it is the most widely spoken amongst Chinese people
since one in every five people on this earth are Chinese. What i meant
to say was that English language is more widespread outside of
"normal" English speaking countries -- of course as a result of
colonialism, and arguably, imperialism. ;)

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