I don't think the problem is
insurmountable, but it isn't trivial and although there has been some
banter back and forth, I don't think anyone's been intentionally sarcastic
about it. The closest thing to a start on the project of which I'm aware
is Peter Stone's Oriental Rug Lexicon, and I suppose if Peter
chooses to expand it or to collaborate with someone on doing so, it can be
The biggest single issue that will have to be dealt with is
how to manage the many disagreements among acknowledged experts.