Ryan Leavengood <leavengood / gmail.com> wrote:

> Firstly, in general I agree with David that we are on a slippery slope
> with everyone using their own favorite singleton class synonym. For
> that matter I'll bring my own favorite, shadow class, back into the
> fray and muddy the waters more. All these terms will definitely
> confuse newcomers and possibly even old hats, and it is sort of
> annoying having to "translate" all the time.

You just made a case for sticking to "singleton class". :-))  I for my part 
stick with the old fashioned but well established term.  My 0.02EUR...

Kind regards

    robert