[Foundation-l] GFDL and relicensing

Ray Saintonge saintonge at telus.net
Mon Nov 26 22:26:59 UTC 2007

Mike Godwin wrote:
> Ray Saintonge writes:
>> I'm sure that Dante should have set up a circle in hell where  
>> plaintiffs
>> with more money than sense were forever litigating against defendants
>> with less sense than money.
> "More money than sense" = "less sense than money", n'est-ce pas?
Yes and no.  It's self-explanatory for these plaintiffs, but these 
defendants have little money and even less sense.
> Without making any claim as to the absolute amount of sense we have, I  
> think we probably have more sense than money, by some appreciable  
> margin.
Having both sense and absolute sense is an oxymoron... except perhaps in 
> (I am hoping Dante would not count that self-assessment as a  
> sin.) We look forward to the day when we have a lot of sense and even  
> more money.
Do we?  When money grows at a faster rate than sense it becomes subject 
to the Law of Diminishing Returns.


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