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Re: Bug#283578: ITP: hot-babe -- erotic graphical system activitymonitor

On Monday 06 Dec 2004 06:54, Manoj Srivastava wrote:

>  Stupidly enough, you have committed the idiotic mistake of
>  assuming that everyone holds to your premises, that firstly,
>  tolerating intolerance is somehow a good thing -- why should it be is
>  beyond me.

Oh, this is about intolerance is it? I thought it was about whether a rather 
pointless, possibly illegal to distribute bit of light entertainment that is 
widely held to be offensive is really a worthy addition to the "universal 
operating system".

>  Secondly, that giving in to the intolerant bigots is not going
>  to hurt Debian -- it is going to hurt its reputation in enlightened
>  circles, people who are against narrow minded bigotry, and wo
>  recognize art --- even if Bruno Bellamy is not on their own preferred
>  artists of the century list.

Also porn fiends might be disappointed.

>  Not permitting this package would be an indication that Debian
>  has been overrun by art hating, narrow minded, right wing bigoted
>  censors who are pursuing their agenda of imposing narrow minded so
>  called morality on the rest of society.

Art hating? Narrow minded? WTF? This is an operating system not an art gallery 
and no-one is suggesting censoring anyone.

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