Much has been made of Mark Shuttleworth’s keynote speech at Linuxcon as to whether his speech was sexist, demeaning to women, and whether it was a reflection of the man. Last week, I said Mark was a cool billionaire based on my own personal definition of ‘cool billionaire’. Right now, Cirque du Soleil founder (and billionaire) Guy Laliberté is on board the International Space Station fulfilling one of my of my great personal dreams — ah, to be that rich! If Guy Laliberté also happens to like Linux/FOSS, he’s definitely cool in my books.
So after pointing this out about Mark Shuttleworth, it was brought to my attention, many times, that perhaps he wasn’t so cool after all and that perhaps I should watch the video. So I did.
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