[SATLUG] Thank God for Linux

toddwbucy toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Thu May 1 08:54:40 CDT 2008


I dont think that it was meant to be taken literally but was rather
meant to express his relief that linux was immune to such intrusive
technology.  In this case the term "God" is more of a euphemism.

lighten up and cut back on the coffee dude
Todd

On Wed, 2008-04-30 at 10:24 -0700, Chris Lemire wrote:
> God doesn't have anything to do with Linux, so there is no thanking him for it. For most dumb americans, this is how it goes. When something good happens they give god the credit. When something bad happens, they blame it on the devil. In this case, you could say the devil created microsoft, but then someone else could say what about devil linux?
> 
> Ernest De Leon <edeleonjr at gmail.com> wrote: Aside from the subject line showing appreciation for Linux, did I miss
> someone saying that God directly "created" Linux?
> 
> E
> 
> On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 8:47 AM, Chris Lemire  wrote:
> 
> > That's a load of BS. God didn't create Linux. If you wanted to say that,
> > you might as well said he created MS also. Respect that not everyone
> > believes the same as you do.
> >
> > Dale Crummie  wrote: At least we heard about the
> > RealID, M$ has kept this rather quite:
> >
> > http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/microsoft/2004379751_msftlaw29.html
> >
> > Makes one wonder what else they've come up with.
> >
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