Architectural styles are named so we can easily discuss & contrast them, not so they can be carried on banners or elevated to purity.
Once again, with feeling… the Web is not "Everything that goes over HTTP(S)". The Web is the world of interconnected resources with URIs.
Still tired of "we never read standards" being used as an excuse for spectacularly incompetent failure to interop with the rest of Web.
3) because even my worst description of REST is way better than the summary or references given in github.com/Microsoft/api-…