"Just a couple of years ago, the scrappy little open source operating system
called Linux was being hailed as the next big thing -- and not just by political
subversives and ravers, but venture capitalists and corporations who funneled
hundreds of millions of dollars into Linux development. This was extraordinary
because Linux, and the open source community behind it, are generally
associated with exceptionally progressive fiscal ideals." More at AlterNet.org.
November 16, 2001