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Feel free to provide your arguments.

Full access to my private network and excessive resource consumption are two things to come to mind

Browser is for documents.

In 1996.

In 2013 as well.

The existence of things like WebGL and Emscripten should make it obvious that in 2013 the browser is no longer just for documents.

No, that is forcing a round peg into a square hole, by people that have an agenda against native applications.

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