…we’re riddled with pointless talk, insane quantities of words and images. Stupidity’s never blind or mute. So it’s not a problem of getting people to express themselves but of providing little gaps of solitude and silence in which they might eventually find something to say. Repressive forces don’t stop people expressing themselves but rather force them to express themselves; what a relief to have nothing to say, the right to say nothing, because only then is there a chance of framing the rare, and ever rarer, thing that might be worth saying. (emphasis mine)
…omponents out of smaller components, each with their own HTML, each published independently to npm. HTML as a format might not be powerful enough to allow this, but by embedding HTML within a fully-fledged programming language, we’re easily able to work around this limitation.