Subject: Re: Kent, why do you use free software
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: Wed, 03 Apr 2002 16:45:57 GMT
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Eric Moss <>
| OK.  I probably read your post at bottom incorrectly then (pardon the
| elided text--I'm trying to conserve bits, and don't think I messed up the
| meaning of the original post).  For those who want perfect accuracy, I've
| included the date and thread so you don't have to take my word for it.

  Oh, you confuse the free bread with the Oslo Taxi fiasco.  That explains
  why you think there would be a coercive government program for free food
  paid for by taxes.  But really, these are two very different arguments.

  In a fight against something, the fight has value, victory has none.
  In a fight for something, the fight is a loss, victory merely relief.