Re: Leader Election 2000
On Fri, Feb 25, 2000 at 01:57:00PM -0800, Sean 'Shaleh' Perry wrote:
> On 25-Feb-2000 Ben Collins wrote:
> >> - Why would you be a better DPL than Wichert?
> > I don't think I will be "better", I'll just be very "different" :P
> > PS: I hope this was confrontational enough. I know how everyone feeds on
> > flames and self-centered opinions. Maybe we should take Wichert's
> > suggestion and just all four of the candidates meet at a bar and start
> > drinking. Last one standing (or atleast sitting, or at a very minimum,
> > holding up the table), wins the election. We could even call it "DPL fest
> > 2000" :)
> as a warning, don't let the drink be beer, Wichert has an uncanny
> ability to not be obviously drunk. In New York I was actually trying
> to get hammered, and eventually did (-: but I never really saw Wichert
> off his kilter.
This could be a wonderful opportunity to explain to the public why free
beer is different from Free Software, in the Open Source sense of the
word! I can see it now, all four candidates, doing their utmost to
spread the word: "Free beer is good, but it isn't Free Software."
Seth Arnold | http://www.willamette.edu/~sarnold/
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