Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 23rd Mar 2006 13:33 UTC, submitted by alcibiades
Linux "I'm an art professor, and last semester I embarked on an exciting new adventure by erasing Mac OS X from nearly all of the Macintoshes in our digital media lab and installing Ubuntu in its place. I began seriously planning this change last school year, when I realized how fully the current feature sets of free software programs could satisfy the technical needs of the students in my classes. I decided that the time had come to teach our undergraduate art students about free software programs such as the GIMP, Scribus, and Quanta Plus, instead of proprietary programs such as Photoshop, QuarkXpress, and Dreamweaver."
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Voted Down
by Jimmy on Thu 23rd Mar 2006 17:18 UTC
Jimmy
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2005-07-06

I love how every comment that opposes this article gets voted down.

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RE: Voted Down
by smittal on Thu 23rd Mar 2006 19:15 in reply to "Voted Down"
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2006-02-03

There a lot of comments railing against the professor in the article, and they're mostly saying the same thing. It's not that they're being voted down, they're just not being voted up.

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