- "we can virtually guarantee that KML is going to become a standard in the astronomical community."
- "Google has given us a new IVOA standard, it's KML, and we'd better get used to the idea."
- I suggest that Alberto and [...] set up their own VO where they can build the most perfect XML formats. And let the rest of us get on with the job with the sharp, flexible, and capable tools that we have all built over the last seven years. VOTable is one of those tools, and KML is becoming another.
It made me laugh really hard: it reminded me of when I used to fight over a bucket of sand and the beach with my brother....
We all grow up at some point!