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More on HTML 5 - 1st Public Draft

I saw in a recent article (HTML 5 Hits First Public Working Draft) that HTML 5 has a draft release. It is apparently still being updated daily and this draft is simply a snapshot in time. The draft is found on (HTML 5). It is encouraging to see that the authors of this dry material have a sense of humor ...

1.2.1. How to read this specification

This specification should be read like all other specifications. First, it should be read cover-to-cover, multiple times. Then, it should be read backwards at least once. Then it should be read by picking random sections from the contents list and following all the cross-references.

At least I hope they are kidding. It looks like there will be an HTML5 as well as an XHTML5. I don't understand all of this yet but I haven't started reading it backwards just yet !