[Foundation-l] Blink tag jokes are now obsolete.

Tom Morris tom at tommorris.org
Tue Jan 3 18:53:48 UTC 2012

On Tue, Jan 3, 2012 at 17:54, Nathan <nawrich at gmail.com> wrote:
> In fairness to the Foundation, they did have a very public strategic
> planning process and they do seem to be adhering to the outcome of
> that process. From what I saw, a pretty fair amount of the strategic
> planning output and outcomes were driven by employees and contractors,
> but there was a more than adequate opportunity for public / community
> input. As a result, there is natural skepticism for any claim that the
> WMF has or is tending to diverge from community standards with respect
> to broad trends in spending or fundraising. Moreover, the constituency
> for the WMF is often viewed as the 500 million or so unique monthly
> visitors; in this light, even a torrent of complaints on a mailing
> list can easily be seen as "those few people who will always complain
> no matter what you do."

Sure, that's why I was hoping to take into account some summary of
what OTRS e-mailers said (obviously in an anonymous, statistical

Tom Morris

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