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Re: [Debian-NYC] Thoughts on Eventbrite.

Daniel Kahn Gillmor wrote:
> On 02/18/2011 03:06 PM, Brian Gupta wrote:
>> OK, to be 100% clear, because I feel there may have been a
>> misunderstanding, I am in no way, shape or form, suggesting,
>> advocating, or proposing the use of these tools for Debian-NYC. (Or
>> Debian anything for that matter).  I too would be opposed if someone
>> did want to use them for Debian events.
> oh, ok, i clearly did misunderstand you.  sorry about that, and thanks
> for the clarification!
> For the record, if someone wants to announce their own participation in
> any activity on whatever proprietary platform, i obviously respect their
> freedom to do that (even if i think furthering participation in
> proprietary networks is a bad idea in the bigger picture).  But if an
> event is actually organized *through* these proprietary services, it
> will rule out the folks who haven't submitted themselves to the
> proprietor's terms of service.

As someone who doesn't have a Facebook account, that's the most annoying
thing about Facebook to me.   I can't even _see_ events in Facebook
because I'm not logged into Facespace.

- Ron
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