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Re: lynx-dev Misplaced? <dd> breaks anchor.

From: David Woolley
Subject: Re: lynx-dev Misplaced? <dd> breaks anchor.
Date: Sun, 8 Nov 1998 14:40:06 +0000 (GMT)

> WHY did fote call it "tag soup"?  Maybe that is actually
> a good name -- as long as its derivation is explained 
> somewhere.

I always assumed that it was because all the HTML tags were thrown into the
pot (document) stirred up and just came out in random orders.  Generally
the browsers for which such pages were written didn't actually parse the
HTML but just acted on the side effects of tags in isolation.

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