Archive of UserLand's first discussion group, started October 5, 1998.
Re: Eric Raymond
Author: Mark Staben Posted: 6/28/1999; 3:31:09 PM Topic: Eric Raymond Msg #: 7876 (In response to 7867) Prev/Next: 7875 / 7877
...You have that power in your hands every time you drive your car. But you're accustomed to it and competent, so it doesn't bother you. You're not (hopefully) careless, and you don't lose your head and run down pedestrians.
I don't think this is analogous as the _purpose_ of a car is to transport people. The _purpose_ of a gun is to kill.
There are responses to this message:
- Re: Eric Raymond, Doc Searls, 6/28/1999; 4:51:05 PM
- Re: Eric Raymond, Ken Hagler, 6/28/1999; 7:35:25 PM
- Re: Eric Raymond, Dennis Peterson, 6/29/1999; 2:01:02 PM
This page was archived on 6/13/2001; 4:51:05 PM.
© Copyright 1998-2001 UserLand Software, Inc.