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- James Simmons
|Brief History Of Linux (#3)|
Humanity faced a tremendous setback ca. 1100 A.D., when the first law
school was established in Bologna. Ironically, the free exchange of ideas
at the law school spurred the law students to invent new ways (patents,
trademarks, copyrights) to stifle the free exchange of ideas in other
If, at some point in the future, you happen upon a time machine, we here
at Humorix (and, indeed, the whole world) implore you to travel back to
1100, track down a law teacher called Irnerius, and prevent him from
founding his school using whatever means necessary. Your contribution to
humanity will truly make the world (in an alternate timeline) a better
|Official National Anthem Of The Geek Paradise Of Humorixia|
(second verse, abridged)
Patents, copyrights, and trademarks,
Those evil lawyers are worse than sharks.
We can't escape their vice-like grip,
We're slaves to their class-action whip,
We all must fight this evil abomination,
Join together and strive for world domination!
Tell those bloodsucking ticks, "See ya!"
And move on over to Humor-ix-ia!
Kill all the lawyers!
Oh, kill all the lawyers!
Let's "kill -9 lawyers" now!
Let's "kill -9 lawyers" now!
...Humorixia! There is no conspiracy!
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