It's all spinning wheels and self-doubt until the first pot of coffee.

Hammer that round peg into that round hole

About the "RDF tax" in RSS, Jon Hanna says:

Ah, but you're missing the key point that a framework for making statements about web resources is of no use to a format that makes statements about web resources. It was obviously forced. :)
Heh, heh. Full point, RDF team. Now I go back to studying.