Keith Moore wrote:
So we can expect time zone offsets like +9959 to
disappear when 2822 moves to Draft?
sure, and while we're at it we'll update the grammar to
outlaw 25:00, 30 Feb, incorrect days-of-the-week,
all nonexistent email addresses, and subject lines that
are inconsistent with the message text.
oh yes, and we'll make spam syntactically invalid too.
The justification given for +9959 etc. was
"people could imagine some wild-eyed uses for them in the future"
which seems to clearly fall into the category
of attempting to "predict the future" rather than
"documents current practice".