August 6, 2006
'Al Gore’s Penguin Army' video misuses Linux mascot
Author: NewsForge Staff
Did you ever wonder what our editors do in their spare time? We don't -- because most of the time we figure we're better off not knowing. In any case, it seems that Robin 'Roblimo' Miller got turned on to a YouTube video called Al Gore's Penguin Army and decided to spread the word with his own YouTube video that this corporate-sponsored piece misused our favorite mascot, Tux, and didn't even bother to give appropriate credit to Tux creator Larry Ewing. Oh, the humanity!Note for people whose operating systems or free software ethics don't allow them to view Flash video, which is the standard YouTube format: In this case you're probably better off than those of us who can see these videos...