But wait, there’s more

One more thing . . .

This really has nothing to do with FOSS per se, but Matthew Inman — you may or may not know who he is, but you would know his work at The Oatmeal — finally prevailed in the completely convoluted lawsuit he was hit with, and the money he raised will go to the National Wildlife Fund and the American Cancer Society.

Details are here.

And remember: Philanthropy > Douchebaggery . . . always.

Way to go, Matthew. And thanks for all the great work you do on The Oatmeal.

This blog, and all other blogs by Larry the Free Software Guy and Larry Cafiero, are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs CC BY-NC-ND license. In short, this license allows others to download this work and share it with others as long as they credit me as the author, but others can’t change it in any way or use it commercially.

(Larry Cafiero is one of the founders of the Lindependence Project and develops business software at Redwood Digital Research, a consultancy that provides FOSS solutions in the small business and home office environment.)

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  1. Colonel Panik
    July 12, 2012 at 7:10 am | #1

    Sometimes the good guys win.

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